OUR MISSION

The Capitol Theatre Trust is intended to receive donations to its investment funds and to apply, ultimately, all or part of the principal and income earned from time to time towards the advancement of the arts and entertainment at, and the maintenance/upgrade of the physical facilities of the Capitol Theatre.

OUR VISION

To enhance the quality of arts and entertainment in the community by promoting new, focused philanthropy and charitable giving to the Capitol Theatre in Port Hope.

OBJECTIVES OF FUNDING

THE CAPITOL THEATRE TRUST offers a variety of avenues that are flexible to meet your different charitable interests:
Unrestricted Funding offers the broadest and ideal giving option, allowing our Board of Trustees to respond to the ever-changing needs of the Capitol Theatre through our responsive grant making program.

Field of Interest Giving pools funds within the Trust that may meet specific needs in a particular entertainment field or capital priority that is of interest to you. These designated gifts let you support specific activities within the Capitol Theatre mission, while we ensure that those areas remain relevant over time and responsive to changing circumstances.

Scholarship Funding will help the Capitol Theatre promote the arts among its younger audience to influence their longer-term appreciation of the theatre and its significant and varied arts and entertainment offerings.

PERMANENCE

Gifts can continue to be made from your funds in perpetuity, preserving your support for the Capitol.

RECOGNITION

All grants to the Trust are identified to the recipients by name or the name of the fund involved. Or, you could choose to give anonymously.

COMMEMORATION

You may give a gift in your name, memorialize another person or draw attention to a charitable field/activity already ongoing or compatible with the Capitol’s vision and mission.

TAX ADVANTAGE

The CRA tax code encourages contributions by individuals and foundations/trusts and accords you major tax deductibility, as well as other advantages.

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