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COCAcabana Fundraiser- This year at the Ritz-Carlton!

Tickets are sold out! Please call Virginia Howell at 314.639.1718 to put your name on the Wait List.


I would like to donate to COCAcabana through     for   $


  1. Explore the following suggested giving levels and enter amount in payment box above.
    $30,000: Provides a year of Van Transportation, to and from COCA, for 40 students a week, from 16 different zip codes.
    $15,000: Provides semester-long arts programs by COCA in 6 elementary school classrooms
    $10,000: Provides full year of tuition and support services for 1 advanced COCA student
    $5,000: Provides free ACT tutoring for all junior and senior Pre-Professional students
    $2,500: Provides year-long scholarship and support services for a 2nd, 3rd or 4th grade student in COCA’s Discovery Young Artists Program
    $1,000: Provides scholarship support for 4 students to experience 1 week of COCA Summer Arts Camp
    $500: Provides new dance shoes for 15 COCA students
    $250: Provides scholarship support for 1 student to experience a semester-long class at COCA
    $100: Provides a week of healthy snacks for students in COCA's Discovery Young Artist program


Your Host level tickets will generously support COCA’s programs and will entitle you to receive the following special guest benefits at the event:

$1,000 HOST TICKET ($900 tax deductible):
• Exclusive VIP RECEPTION with special cocktails and appetizers.
• VIP surprises throughout the evening.
• VIP dinner table including exclusive amenities and wine.
• Prominent recognition of your support in COCAcabana 2018 marketing materials.

With a mission of enriching lives and building community through the arts, COCA serves more than 50,000 children and adults in 200 zip codes and is the largest multidisciplinary community arts center in the Midwest. Your participation will help COCA provide nearly $1 million in free arts education programs to more than 4,000 low-income students in multiple school districts and be able to fulfill all requests for financial assistance by eligible students wishing to take COCA classes year round.

COCAcabana, COCA’s single annual fundraising event of the year, will be held on Friday, April 20, 2018. This year’s theme is “Show Your Stripes.” Use the invitation as inspiration. Show your individuality and be bold with statement-making stripes and vivid colors that set you apart.