BlackRock Center for the Arts (, a venue for the performing and visual arts in Upper Montgomery County, provides the community with high-quality performances, free gallery exhibitions and arts education classes in a welcoming and intimate setting. Reaching more than 40,000 people per year, BlackRock presents performances featuring top regional, national and international talent.

Headquartered: Germantown

Serves: Metro region

What a donation buys:

  • $100 covers 10 tickets for underserved students.
  • $250 covers an artist workshop at a Title I school.
  • $500 covers a full scholarship for a student in a yearlong conservatory program.

Volunteer opportunities:

  • One day: Help with a special event at BlackRock.
  • Weekly: Provide support with marketing and administrative initiatives and projects.
  • Internships