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Corporate Citizenship & Giving Guide 2022 – Getty

The J. Paul Getty Trust
1200 Getty Center Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90049
(310) 440-7700
Established in 1953



Executive Leadership
Katherine E. Fleming
President and CEO


Mary Schmidt Campbell
Spelman College
Megan B. Chernin
The Los Angeles Fund for Public Education
Bruce W. Dunlevie
Benchmark Capital
Katherine E. Fleming
J. Paul Getty Trust
Pamela J. Joyner
Avid Partners, LLC
David L. Lee, Chair
Clarity Partners, LP
Robert W. Lovelace
Capital Group Companies
Thelma Meléndez de Santa Ana
Inglewood Unified School District
Kavita Singh
Jawaharlal Nehru University
Jaynie Miller Studenmund
John Studzinski
Anne M. Sweeney

Mission Statement

The J. Paul Getty Trust is a cultural and philanthropic institution dedicated to the presentation, conservation, and interpretation of the world’s artistic legacy.

Through the collective and individual work of its constituent programs—the Getty Conservation Institute, the Getty Foundation, the J. Paul Getty Museum, and the Getty Research Institute—Getty pursues its mission in Los Angeles and throughout the world, serving both the general interested public and a wide range of professional communities in order to promote a vital civil society through an understanding of the visual arts.

Service Area

Through ambitious projects in Los Angeles and around the world, Getty works to make a lasting difference in art historical research, conservation and museum practice, and to promote knowledge and appreciation of art.

Fast Facts

What percentage of total revenue goes to cause (after operation expenses)?
One hundred percent of donated revenue goes to support Getty priorities.

Areas of Funding

Fundraising PRIORITIES

Getty Patron Program
The Getty Patron Program connects individuals who share Getty’s commitment to art, culture, and ideas in a vibrant community. Patrons enjoy special access to Getty’s world of art through premier events and activities at the Getty Center and Getty Villa, live webinars, and exclusive digital content. Patron Program members provide invaluable support to major exhibitions at the Getty Museum and Getty Research Institute, the Getty Arts Access program for school-aged children and families, and other institutional priorities.

Exhibition Sponsorship and Special Initiatives
Individuals, corporations, and foundations support our dynamic array of exhibitions, as well as innovative projects that strengthen the understanding and preservation of the visual arts in Los Angeles and beyond. Getty’s special initiatives involve collaboration among Getty programs, as well as partner organizations around the globe.

Getty Fund
Gifts to the Getty Fund help sustain the vital programming at the heart of Getty’s work and mission, making unforgettable experiences with art possible for millions of people each year, both online and in person.

Volunteer Opportunities

Getty Volunteer Program
The Getty Volunteer Program is made up of dedicated and enthusiastic volunteers who provide excellent customer service and program support. We are looking for volunteers who are passionate about art, and enjoy interacting with the public; providing the most up-to-date information available about the Museum’s collections and programs. Volunteer applications are now being accepted for the class of 2023 through January 7, 2023. Learn more at getty.edu/supportus.

Giving Opportunities

Getty Patron Program
• Annual giving levels to join the Patron Program range from $1,000 to $50,000.
• Patrons who join at the Friend, Associate, Fellow, Partner, or Benefactor level enjoy experiences identified for the specific program level. Benefits range from exclusive behind-the-scenes experiences to curated events, invitations to exhibition openings and select public programs, and VIP parking.

Corporate and Foundation Partner Program
• We work collaboratively with corporate partners to create sponsorships that ensure strong brand recognition and high visibility.
• Corporate partners receive customized benefits designed to meet their philanthropic, marketing, networking, community engagement, and client hosting objectives.
• Foundations that share our vision help to take our exhibitions and educational initiatives to greater heights with their generous financial support.

The 2018 Getty Patron Holiday Party on December 7, 2018, in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Ryan Miller/Capture Imaging)
Patrons explore the galleries after hours at private events such as the Patron Sunset Reception
and Patron Holiday Party.

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