Help San Diego Junior Theatre foster transformative experiences in the lives of young people by making a donation today. Your donation makes it possible to:

    • Recruit highly experienced teaching artists and guest professionals for camps, classes and productions
    • Produce six annual productions, all with original production designs, and many with live orchestras
    • Acquire top and emerging production titles that will enrich the lives of our students as well as family audiences throughout San Diego County
    • Provide live theatre experiences to over 10,000 children annually through our student matinee performances
    • Reach underserved families with tuition assistance
    • Offer inclusion programs such as American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreted Performances and Sensory-Friendly Performances

    Thank you for your commitment to the future of the oldest youth theatre in the nation. Your donation will ensure that Junior Theatre is the place where dreams are realized in a safe and nurturing community and where life-long friendships are born.


Become a Sponsor

Sponsor a production, a live orchestra, a student matinee, or tuition for a deserving child. Contact James Saba at 619-239-1311 x230 to learn more.

Matching Gifts

Matching gifts are a great way to increase your donation and double your giving power. Please contact your company’s HR department to learn more about its matching gifts program or contact James Saba, 619-239-1311 x230 for more information and guidance.

Gifts of Stock

Transferring stock is easy and the total value of your gift is tax-deductible, provided it has been held for at least one year and there is no obligation to pay any capital gains tax on the appreciated value. For more information contact James Saba at 619-239-1311 x230.

For more information, please contact James Saba, 619-239-1311 x230.

San Diego Junior Theatre is a registered nonprofit 501(c)3 organization. Donations are tax-deductible. Our FEIN number is 95-2303700.

Our most sincere thanks and appreciation to the many foundations, board members, families, alumni and generous individuals who have supported San Diego Junior Theatre as we navigate the COVID-19 crisis and our 74th season!

Director’s Circle

Kathryn Starr, Hervey Family Fund, The Walter J. & Betty C. Zable Foundation, Patrons of the Prado, City of San Diego Commission for Arts & Culture, Price Philanthropies, The San Diego Foundation, The State of California, The Purlia Johnson Family, The Conrad Prebys Foundation.

Diamond Circle

Agnes Chu, Jason Rao, Mandell Weiss Charitable Trust, Ken & Dannette Ruggiero, Krista & Gil Cabrera, San Diego Community Enhancement Program, California Arts Council, Dr. Ron & Joyce Tello, The Daphne Seybolt Culpeper Foundation.

Gold Circle

Thomas Crews, Dr. Nicholas & Caroline Nierenberg, Allison & Robert Price, Alistair & Joyce Fyfe, Sandra New, Carlos Solorio, Learn4Life, Gerald & Crista Reynolds, Marion & Charles Persons, Drs. Robert & Julie Cowan Novak, Catherine Rossi & Patrick Atchison, Casella Family Donor Fund, The Kroonen/Woods Family.

Silver Circle

Bill and Debi Schneiderwind, Kimberly King, The Fulton Family, Karen Quiñones, Marshall & Judy Lewis, The Haberman Family, Kristen Byrne, Amy Hall, Guy Jacobson, Steve Multer, Nadia & Prabakar Mahalingam, Keith McLaurin.

Bronze Circle

Betsy Gardner, Helen Prine, Philip Reza, Patti Saraniero, Russell Ginns, Ronald & Carol Williams, Amy & Benn Schindler, Steven Malk & Alexandra Sartor, The Pickering Family, Lori Patrick, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Anna Lewis & Jonah Slater-Lewis, Erin Kaspar, The Evans Family.


Jay & Julie Sarno, Kathi McCord, Gregory Garbacz, Mark Stevens, Sharra Updike, Lisa Jaret, Greg Delawie, Jay Dysart, Lisa Madlensky, Pamela & Scott Linton, Genevieve Bloom, Clarke Thorell, Bethany Jenkins, Laura Adams, Mona Mansour, Liz Mendoza, Barbara Grier, Richard & Linda Landres, Linda & Michael Teays, Mel Weisenberg, Christine Wisner Hall, Marta Becerra, The Dooley Family, Susan Thompson, Vickie & Crystal Butcher, Diana Ramirez, Catherine Morrison, Susan Boland, Joseph Atkinson, Ginny Collins, Amy Murad.