Queens Theatre strives to provide acces to world-class entertainment for generations of residents of Queens and the surrounding New York City metro area. By making a tax-deductible contribution to Queens Theatre you become more than just an observer of that mission--you become an active participant.
Individual & Planned Giving
Since its founding in 1989, Queens Theatre has been embraced by a generous community of donors committed to supporting the premier venue for the performing arts in Queens. Each year, a substantial portion of our budget is comprised of the donations of hundreds of individuals and families. The direct support of the members of our audiences and of our neighbors in the community is a true testament to the success.
Make A Monthly Gift
You can provide consistent, sustainable support for Queens Theatre programs through monthly donations that can be automatically charged to your credit or debit card each month. You can cancel your monthly gift at any time.
Monthly & Tribute Gift
Celebrate the memory of a loved one by making a donation in their name. When your gift is received, Queens Theatre will promptly send an acknowledgment to whomever you designate, notifying them of your thoughtful donation.
Many public and private employers participate in workplace giving campaigns that allow employees to contribute to their favorite charities through payroll deductions. Check with your employer’s human resources or personnel office for more details. Many organizations will also match charitable contributions made by employees. Check with your employer to see if your gift to Queens Theatre can be matched - or perhaps even doubled or tripled - by your employer. Then forward your employer’s matching gift form to Queens Theatre along with your donation.
Gifts of Stock
Queens Theatre welcomes gifts of stock, bonds, and other appreciated assets.
If you care about the community where you live and want to make a lasting impression, then please consider making a gift through your estate to our endowment fund.
Endowment gifts, capital grants, bequests and other types of planned gifts help provide long-term financial stability for the institution and enhance our ability to undertake expansion of our artistic programming and the restoration and renovation of our landmark building. Types of projects to which gifts may be earmarked include: free performances, artists-in-residence, education and outreach activities, commission fees, physical plant improvements, and unrestricted operating support.
By remembering Queens Theatre in your estate plan you help to ensure that this resource will continue to serve future generations.
The generous support of the businesses, corporations and foundations that call New York City home is another integral piece of the Queens Theatre annual budget. Our business partners have the opportunity to reach an incredibly desirable demographic group: the most diverse the country. Queens also shows the second highest rate of growth of all the boroughs of New York City. A partnership with the premier venue for the Performing Arts in Queens can be beneficial to your business, to your employees and to your clientele.
Our partners and sponsors are passionate about their involvement with Queens Theatre and we couldn’t be more pleased with their continuous support. These companies help provide us to ensure that we provide world-class performing arts to the most diverse county in the nation.
Over the years, Con Edison has worked to support a wide array of initiatives at Queens Theatre. Everything from a new look for Queens Theatre’s website to sponsorships of QT staples like the 2011 holiday series to new bringing new work like Heat Wave: The Jack Cole Project and Ella. Con Edison’s show of support reinforces their commitment to enrich the quality of life of all New Yorkers.
Today, Con Edison operates one of the world’s largest and most complex — yet most reliable — energy delivery systems, in the world’s most dynamic marketplace. As we look to the challenges of the future, Con Edison can count on one advantage that no other company has — the energy of New York.
Delta is the official airline sponsor of Queens Theatre. This partnership allows Queens Theatre to fly in artists from around the country, as well as the world. The ability to do this without extra costs is another way Queens Theatre can keep ticket prices low to these top-notch presentations for Queens’ diverse audience. Delta Air Lines serves more than 160 million customers each year.
With its unsurpassed global network, Delta and the Delta Connection® carriers offer service to more than 340 destinations in nearly 60 countries on six continents.
Queens Theatre is grateful to the following organizations for their generous support which helps sustain our theatrical productions, education outreach and new play development programs.
Booth Ferris Foundation
New York Community Trust
NYC Dept. of Cultural Affairs
NYC Dept. of Cultural Affairs/Culutural After School Adventures (CASA)
$50,000 - $74,999
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Howard Gilman Foundation
$25,000 - $49,999
New York Community Bank
The Shubert Foundation
NYC Dept. of Cultural Affairs-Disability Forward Fund