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The faith-filled community at SWU is comprised of students, faculty and staff who are passionate about learning and growing, both inside and outside of the classroom.

Friends of the Arts

The mission of the Friends of the Arts is to ensure that the arts continue to flourish at Southern Wesleyan University. Gifts from our members support education programs, community outreach, and special events through the Music Department and the Cultural Affairs Committee. All gifts to the Friends of the Arts are tax deductible.

Friends of the Arts has a rich tradition of generous giving that enhances many aspects of the fine arts programs on campus. Your gift demonstrates your appreciation for the important role the arts play in our lives and ensures a bright future for SWU’s Music program. If you would like information on supporting or sponsoring our upcoming spring musical, "Singin' in the Rain," please visit our Student Productions Page.

As a member of the Friends of the Arts, you receive the following benefits:

  • Participation in an ongoing legacy at SWU
  • An annual calendar listing all of SWU’s Fine Arts events


  • Single Membership - $25
  • Family Membership - $50
  • Contributing Membership - $100
  • Patron of SWU Fine Arts - $250
  • Benefactor of SWU Fine Arts - $500
  • Grand Benefactor of SWU Fine Arts - $1,000

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Join or Renew Today

Give online today to the Friends of the Arts by filling out the form below and selecting "Friends of the Arts." If you have questions, please contact Tony Payne at 864-644-2014 or .