Donate to the NBO Annual Appeal!

Images from NBO Close Up. Above from left: Peggy Thrasher, Sherri West, Shirley Albrecht, Michele Hament, Jennifer Zurick

Dear Friends of NBO:

This has been an extraordinary year, with challenges we never anticipated. NBO is embracing this time to find opportunities to better serve our members and the larger basketry community across the country and around the world. Please help us with this important work by supporting the Annual Appeal.

NBO’s goal for the 2020 Annual Appeal is $17,000. This will make it possible for us to continue our familiar programs and expand our new essential virtual programming. Please make your gift today.

Ongoing Programs

  • Basketry+ presents an expansive view of the exciting field of basketry and highlights the work of established and emerging artists in each issue.
  • Our Exhibition Program continues to include yearly juried exhibitions and is expanding to provide additional opportunities for a broad range of makers.

Online Programs

  • NBO Connects: Zoom communities meet regularly to share and learn from one another. They include Teachers Zoom, MarketPlace Forum and Group & Guild Committee.
  • NBO Presents: Inspiring interviews, studio tours, and discussions introduce a broad range of perspectives and approaches. Bonus – recorded live and available on our website for on-demand viewing.

NBO’s staff and board continue to invest long hours to strengthen and develop our organization. We are all partners in ensuring the success of NBO. and Your financial support makes our work possible. Every donation means so much to NBO’s future.

Wishing you a warm holiday season!



Carol Eckert, President         Pamela Morton, Executive Director

PS – Your gift of any size is important!

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