HOW YOU CAN HELP
MAKE A TAX-DEDUCTIBLE DONATION TO PLAYHOUSE ON PARK TODAY!
Playhouse on Park is managed under the direction of Playhouse Theatre Group, Inc. Playhouse Theatre Group, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non profit organization. All donations made to any of the following funds are 100% tax deductible. Checks can be mailed to Playhouse on Park, 244 Park Road, West Hartford, CT 06119 or you can donate online by clicking here.
General Fund for Playhouse on Park
Tickets sales only cover 50% of what it takes to run a theatre. The remainder needs to be raised through individual donations, foundation grants, sponsorship and fundraising events. Please consider a donation to our unrestricted general fund and support live theatre and arts education. Please make checks payable to Playhouse Theatre Group, Inc.
The Playhouse on Park Wish List Fund
The Playhouse keeps a perpetual wish list of items that are needed, but not always a top priority. Operating needs often keep us from purchasing things we would like to have...someday. The Playhouse on Park Wish List Fund has been created to ensure our "wishes do come true!" The fund is strictly used to purchase items on the Wish List. Please make checks payable to The Playhouse on Park Wish List Fund. If you want to donate something directly from the wish list you can view our wish list here.
The Angie Ponist Memorial Fund
Playhouse Theatre Group, Inc. has established The Angie Ponist Memorial Fund at the request of her family. The fund was established at the time of her passing, June 17, 2012. Family and friends have been encouraged to donate to this fund in lieu of flowers. This is a restricted fund. All monies donated to this fund are to be used strictly toward underwriting the costs affiliated with stop/time dance theater, Playhouse on Park's Dance Company in residence. Angie was the mother of co-founder and co-artistic director Darlene Zoller. Please make checks payable to The Angie Ponist Memorial Fund.
Donate appreciated stocks, bonds or mutual funds to Playhouse Theatre Group, Inc. / Playhouse on Park
How It Works
- You transfer appreciated stocks, bonds, or mutual fund shares you have owned for more than one year to The Playhouse Theatre Group Inc.
- The Playhouse sells your securities and uses the proceeds for its programs.
- You receive an immediate income tax deduction for the fair market value of the securities on the date of transfer, no matter what you originally paid for them
- You pay no capital gains tax on the transfer when the stock is sold.
- Giving appreciated stock could be more beneficial than giving cash.
Donate in Honor or Memory of Someone
Whenever you make a Playhouse Theatre Group, Inc donation in someone else's name, they'll receive a card from us with details of the goodness done in their name.
Include Playhouse Theatre Group, Inc / Playhouse on Park in your will or estate plan
Our gift planner would be pleased to talk to you or your attorney about the best way to do so. It can be as simple as adding the following line to your will: "I bequeath to Playhouse Theatre Group, Inc. (the residue of my estate), or (a specific sum), or (specified items), or (specified percentage of my estate)."