Tipton Fine Arts
Fine Arts Council of Tipton, Inc. (FACT) is a 501(c)(3) public charity that seeks to further the activities and growth of the fine arts, to encourage public interest in the activities in these areas, and to provide funds that cannot be met by the school district for attendance and transportation for approved trips; to finance and assist in the purchase of clothing, uniforms and equipment; as well as provide encouragement to all students involved in the fine arts
areas of art, band, choir, dance, drama and speech.
Contributions are used by FACT to provide musical note & “T” yard signs for all fine arts students; to send Thespian/dram students to state/national drama festivals; to provide support for the dance team to compete; to provide support for speech participation in district and state contests; to provide art students opportunities to visit museums and art galleries; to provide maintenance of band uniforms; choir robes and the music technology stations; help with fundraisers to assist in the purchase of new uniforms and equipment for fine arts; provide summer marching band camp with water; ticket takers at drama productions and at choir and band contests that are held at THS; coordinate a concessions stand at the State Large Group Music Contest; and support future endeavors to enhance the fine arts at Tipton High School.
Patrons of the Arts is our annual membership fund drive used to support fine arts programs. Please consider making a donation. Patrons of the Arts are recognized at art, band, choir, dance, drama and speech events in printed high school programs for these events throughout the school year.
Our levels of support are:
1 star = $10
2 stars = $25
3 stars = $50
4 stars = $100
If you are interested in contributing to “Patrons of the Arts” please contact anyone on the Fine Arts Council of Tipton, Inc. that is listed below or send your contribution to Fine Arts Council of Tipton, Inc., PO Box 382, Tipton, IA 52772.
Tipton Fine Arts Council Board for 2019-2020:
President: Matt Fonteyne Art: Buffy Johnson
Vice-Pres: Lisa Mosier Band: Lisa Sweeney
Secretary: Beth Waltz Choir: Joan Wethington
Treasurer: Penny Webb Dance: Lisa Mosier
Drama: Kristy Kruse
Speech: Abby Cummins-VanScoy
General Reps: Tammy Hatland & Rick Achenbach