Great theatre, but so much more…

As a donor, you create a brighter future for our students, volunteers, and community. Thank you for bringing the magic of Civic Theatre to life with your gift.


Become a Donor

  1. Donate Online HERE
  2. Mail your gift to: Grand Rapids Civic Theatre, 30 Division Ave N, Grand Rapids MI 49503. Checks payable to Grand Rapids Civic Theatre. 
  3. Contact McKenzie Rounds at or 616-222-6650 x6658 with any questions or to make a donation.



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.

Endowment Fund

Established in 1986 by generous bequests from the Hanchett and Whitehead Estates, 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 of cash, stocks & securities, retirement funds, life insurance, or other qualified property. Today, the endowment stands over $2 Million, and generates approximately 5% of Civic’s operational budget.

Buy a Brick Campaign

Honor family or friends, remember a loved one, or express your personal or corporate commitment to Civic Theatre with the purchase of a specialized brick.  All funds raised through brick sales are designated to our endowment fund. 

For more information regarding the Endowment Fund or purchasing a brick, please contact Bruce Tinker at or 616-222-6652.

Majestic Society

If Civic Theatre has played and important role in your life, please consider joining the Majestic Society by including Civic in your planned giving. A discussion with your estate planner or financial advisor can make sure that your wish becomes a reality. Your gift ensures that even more in our community can create priceless memories at Civic for generations to come.

Civic would like to thank these Majestic Society Members:

John & Carol Beernink
Fred & Julie Bogaert
Estate of Herbert Boshoven
Vern & 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 & Mary Ann March
Mr. & Mrs. Mark McGregor
Gary & Susan Milligan
Dick & Valerie Peacock
Bill & Joy Postmus
Mary Margaret Rieger
Dr. Darrel J Rosen & Carrie Rosen
James Rowan

Caroline P. Schoonbeck Trust
Richard Shumacker & Kay Blondin
Elizabeth E. Snell Trust
Ben & Kay Sterken
James & Karen Stokes
Bruce & Mary Tinker
Lou Vander Have
Gary & Janice Walker
Ruth Whitehead Estate
Mary L. & Steve Williams


Another way to contribute to Grand Rapids Civic Theatre is using this link when making purchases on Amazon. We are part of AmazonSmile where Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to a charity of your choice.

Grand Rapids Civic Theatre is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization with a tax identification number of 38-1398828.