The McCallum Theater Keeps Great Company!


Since 1987, nearly 500 individuals and couples have reached the Founder, Distinguished Founder and Benefactor levels of cumulative giving to the McCallum Theatre.  We think that’s pretty extraordinary and we are grateful to each and every donor.


Major gifts to the McCallum help support:


  • State-of-the-Art sound, lighting and stage equipment
  • Utilities
  • Theatre upkeep
  • Artist fees
  • Travel, hospitality and lodging for performers
  • McCallum Theatre Institute’s education programs.


Levels of Giving:

$     50,000    Founders Circle
$   100,000    Distinguished Founders Circle
$   250,000    Gold Founders Circle
$   500,000    Benefactors Circle
$1,000,000    Distinguished Benefactors Circle
$2,500,000    Gold Benefactors Circle
$5,000,000    Platinum Benefactors Circle


Founders Circle and Benefactors Circle privileges include:

  • Priority ticketing
  • Preferred theatre seating
  • Complimentary valet parking
  • Name recognition on Donor Wall and theatre program
  • Access to Gerald R. Ford Founders Room
  • All benefits from Presidents Circle as indicated


McCallum Theatre recognizes cumulative giving. When giving reaches $100,000 or more, donors are recognized as Distinguished Founders and are entitled to receive a “star” on the McCallum Theatre Avenue of Stars in a prestigious location adjacent to the entrance of the Theatre. A champagne unveiling ceremony may be hosted in your honor, should you choose to do so.


Major gifts to the McCallum Theatre may come in the form of show sponsorships, multi-year pledges, or annual giving.


Become a Founder through a convenient multi-year pledge (3 or 5 years) and start enjoying your Founders Circle privileges today! 


For more information on becoming a Founder or to discuss your particular philanthropic objectives please contact Jill Bishop, Director of Major Gifts at (760) 776-6184 or e-mail at Thank you!


McCallum Theatre is a 501(c)(3) organization. Your gift is tax deductible as allowed by law.


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