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“MAC is the disruptive change new works development has needed for some time.  The combination of artist support and a creative, modern approach to getting new productions from readings to world premieres makes them a truly unique and collaborative partner.” - Dave Holstein, creator of Wait Wait Don't Kill Me


Mainspring Arts Cooperative gratefully acknowledges the generous and ongoing support of our founding donor:

Blythe Brenden-Mann Foundation

We also thank the following donors for their generosity and commitment:

Laurance Kaufman
Jennifer Melin Miller and David Miller
Gregory Ramos
Christopher Schout and Wayne Zink



MAC is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization and all contributions are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. All gifts over $250 will be acknowledged by letter for your tax records.


MAC raises funds to invest in the artistic development of innovative and progressive projects and artists, and to support the infrastructure required to present affordable national tours throughout the region.

Donate by Mail

Please make your check payable to “Mainspring Arts Cooperative” and mail your donation to:

Mainspring Arts Cooperative
ATTN: Director of Engagement
127 Lamoree Road, Rhinebeck, NY 12572

Donate by Phone or Wire transfer

Call or text Mona Z. Smith, Director of Engagement at 917-553-3899 to make your gift over the phone, or to obtain MAC's wire and routing information.

Donate Online

Click on the button below to make your contribution through our secure online payment portal.  Please note: There is a fee deduction for payment to our donation platform via online submissions.