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Suite 100
Washington DC 20001

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How You Can Help

Become an Important Part of The Essential Theatre! Contribute!

Direct contributions of any amount. Contributions are accepted year round and tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. The Essential Theatre is a 501-c3 organization.

Contributions can be mailed or done on line at www.paypal.com.

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Contributor Benefits

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  • Call 1-888-695-5299
  • Give them our company’s tracking number 12552.

Encourage and inspire your company to give. Most corporations have matching gifts programs that match your contribution dollar for dollar. Some even match your volunteer hours with the cash equivalent. Call your Human Resources department Today!

Support specific programs by joining The Essential Theatre’s Playmakers Guild. Your membership directly supports our new play development program, and you receive:

  • Special invitations to closed readings
  • Special invitations to selected previews
  • Invitations to world premieres during membership year and much more!

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Give through the United Way or Combined Federal Campaign of the National Capital Area. Our 2009-2010 designation numbers are: CFC/NCA 23538, United Way 9398.

Engage in Penniless giving. It won’t cost you anything. Here’s how!

  • Log on to www.goodsearch.com.
  • Register The Essential Theatre as your designated charity.
  • Conduct a search on www.goodsearch.com, and each time they will donate one cent to The Essential Theatre.You can get your entire family involved!
  • Register us as your charity when making purchases on www.goodshop.com with any online registered merchant, and we will receive a portion of your purchase as a contribution from that company.

Include The Essential Theatre in your Testamentary giving. Be assured that your gift will leave a lasting legacy in your honor by providing our company sustainability for future generations. Contact us regarding language at info@theessentialtheatre.org.

Volunteer!  We always need extra sets of hands to usher, serve as hosts at events, etc. Contact us at info@theessentialtheatre.org or theessentialtheatre@hotmail.com



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Women, Words, Power! 2008. Photo by Sharon Farmer

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