Fine Arts


Friends of Southwestern

“No amount of words could possibly sum up the gratitude I have for your help in making my summer internship with the Sitka Summer Musical Festival possible.”

— Amara Yachimski, Class of 2017

Financial support from the Friends of Sarofim affords Southwestern students opportunities like no other, and allows students like Amara to gain important professional experience that will last a lifetime.

With your gift to the Sarofim School of Fine Arts, you join a special group of people who are committed to the arts both at Southwestern University and in the community. Friends of Sarofim are among our most valued contributors, providing the financial support to create a culture of artistic and academic excellence.

All members enjoy:

  • Sarofim School of Fine Arts calendar of events
  • Special invitations to and seating at select events
  • Special invitations to exhibition previews and other openings

For more information, or to join the Friends with your tax deductible gift, contact Taylor Kidd in the Office of Gift Programs at or 512.863.1239.  You can also make your gift now and designate “Friends of Sarofim.”