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You  make  it  more  than  a  theatre

Great theatre, but so much more…

You know us for outstanding productions, but the heart of our theatre is so much more. As a GRCT donor, YOU make us more than a theatre. You create a home for over 800 volunteers, and a School for hundreds of students to grow in confidence, collaboration and creativity.


Hear one family’s story of how our performance became more than just a show…

YOU made one performance more than just a show for the Dodge family. At Grand Rapids Civic Theatre, your gift creates More – More than a Show, More than a School, More than a Theatre. Will you make More a reality with your tax-deductible gift today?



Ways to Become a Donor

  1. Donate Online Here
  2. Mail your gift to: Grand Rapids Civic Theatre, 30 N Division Ave, Grand Rapids MI 49503. Checks payable to Grand Rapids Civic Theatre. 
  3. Call our Box Office to make a donation via the phone. Staff are available to assist with your gift Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm and can be reached at 616-222-6650.



If Grand Rapids Civic Theatre has made a significant impact on your life, consider one of these special ways to further your impact. We’d love to partner with you in matching your Civic Theatre passion with a giving opportunity.


Established in 1986, by generous bequests received from the Hanchett and Whitehead Estates, The Grand Rapids Civic Theatre’s Endowment Fund provides a perpetual base of support to assure the financial stability of the theatre.  Gifts to the endowment may be made with an outright gift of cash, stocks & securities, retirement funds, life insurance, or qualified real and personal property.  Today, the endowment stands over $2 Million, and generates approximately 5% of the Civic’s Operational needs.

For more information about making a gift to the endowment, please contact call our Development Director directly at (616)222-6020.

Buy a Brick Campaign

Support the Endowment Fund and honor family or friends, remember a loved one or express your personal or corporate commitment to the Grand Rapids Civic Theatre with the purchase of a specialized Brick.  All funds raised through this fundraising initiative are designated to the Grand Rapids Civic Theatre’s Endowment Fund. For more information about purchasing a brick, please contact us online or call our Development Office directly at (616)222-6020.

Majestic Society

If the Civic Theatre has become an important part of your life, please consider joining the Majestic Society by including the Theatre in your planned giving. A discussion with your estate planner or other professional can make sure that your wish becomes a reality. Your gift ensures that timeless classics and new productions yet to be written will have their spotlight on the Civic stage. 

The Grand Rapids Civic Theatre is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization with a tax identification number of 38-1398828. Our principal business address is 30 N. Division Ave., Grand Rapids, MI 49503

The Theatre would like to thank these Majestic Society Members:

John and Carol Beernink

Fred & Julie Bogaert

Estate of Herbert Boshoven

Vern and Norma Boss

Norma Brink Estate

Chuck & Mary Jo Burpee

Kenneth & Margaret Childs

John & Marilyn Dooge

Charles B. Gardella Estate

Priscilla Willard Good Trust

Gerald “Jed” Hanchett Estate

Robert R. Irish Estate

Jan Peterman Kahn Estate

Samuel Levine Estate

Jon and Mary Ann March

Mr. and Mrs. Mark McGregor

Dick & Valerie Peacock

Bill and Joy Postmus

Mary Margaret Rieger

Dr. Darrel J Rosen & Carrie Rosen

James Rowan

Caroline P. Schoonbeck Trust

Richard Shumacker and Kay Blondin

Elizabeth E. Snell Trust

Ben and Kay Sterken

James & Karen Stokes

Bruce and Mary Tinker

Lou Vander Have

Gary and Janice Walker

Ruth Whitehead Estate

Mary L. and Steve Williams

The Grand Rapids Civic Theatre is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization with a tax identification number of 38-1398828. Our principal business address is 30 N. Division Ave., Grand Rapids, MI 49503.