At Soulpepper, we define Transformational Gifts as a gift of $25,000 or more. Your philanthropic investment in Soulpepper ensures financial security and has the power to inspire, create and transform exceptional theatre.

Your gift may be directed to fundraising priorities like underwriting a stage production or supporting a special program, or given to support our highest priorities. Soulpepper will work with you to tailor recognition and benefits to your specific needs and interests.

To learn more about supporting Soulpepper or to discuss your philanthropic objectives, please contact Mary Koutsobos, Director of Development, Major Gifts & Special Campaigns at 416.203.6264 x129 or mary@soulpepper.ca

CREATIVE CAPITAL CAMPAIGN

WE DID IT! SOULPEPPER’S $10M CREATIVE CAPITAL CAMPAIGN

Building a National Civic Theatre

In June 2015 Soulpepper announced its 3-year $10 Million Creative Capital Campaign to support Soulpepper’s artistic and creative projects.  Two years ahead of schedule Soulpepper reached its $10 million goal thanks to several of its bold and visionary donors. These transformational gifts have and will provide both sustainability to all our current operations and essential incremental support for mission driven activity for years to come! 

Soulpepper expresses its deepest thanks to the following donors for their outstanding support.

THE YOUNG/SCHULTZ VENTURE FUND

IN JUNE OF 2015, SOULPEPPER ANNOUNCED A TRANSFORMATIVE $3 MILLION GIFT FROM THE MICHAEL YOUNG FAMILY FOUNDATION.  
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THE YOUNG/SCHULTZ VENTURE FUND

DRUMMOND-DORRANCE FAMILY ARTISTIC DEVELOPMENT FUND

GAIL DRUMMOND AND BOB DORRANCE MADE A GIFT OF $1 MILLION TO SUPPORT THE CREATION OF SOULPEPPER'S SIGNATURE PRODUCTIONS AND UNIQUE ARTISTIC IDENTITY. 
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DRUMMOND-DORRANCE FAMILY ARTISTIC DEVELOPMENT FUND

SLAIGHT FAMILY MUSIC PROGRAM

THE SLAIGHT FAMILY MADE AN EXTRAORDINARY $1.1 MILLION CONTRIBUTION TO MUSIC INITIATIVES TO ENSURE THE VITALITY OF MUSIC AT SOULPEPPER THROUGH THE EXPANSION OF MUSICAL ENRICHMENT. 
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SLAIGHT FAMILY MUSIC PROGRAM

WERNHAM-WEST AUDIO PROJECT

A GENEROUS $450,000 GIFT FROM RICHARD WERNHAM AND JULIA WEST LAUNCHED A MULTI-YEAR PROJECT TO CREATE LIVE-PERFORMANCE AUDIO RECORDINGS OF PLAYS AND MUSICAL PERFORMANCES. 
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WERNHAM-WEST AUDIO PROJECT

SHEN LEADERSHIP FUND

OVER THE NEXT 10 YEARS ELEANOR AND FRANCIS SHEN WILL CONTRIBUTE $1 MILLION FOR THE SHEN LEADERSHIP FUND TO SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF ASIAN-CANADIAN ARTS LEADERS. 
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SHEN LEADERSHIP FUND

GARLAND IMAGINATION FUND

PROJECT IMAGINATION IS SUPPORTED BY A $1 MILLION CONTRIBUTION FROM KEVIN AND ROGER GARLAND TO SUPPORT THE COMMISSIONING AND DEVELOPMENT OF 30 - 40 NEW WORKS. 
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GARLAND IMAGINATION FUND

PROVINCIAL TOURING PROJECT

IN JULY 2015 ALBERT SCHULTZ CONFIRMED $1.5 MILLION IN FUNDING FROM THE GOVERNMENT OF ONTARIO TO ESTABLISH A GROUND-BREAKING PROVINCIAL TOURING PROJECT OVER THE NEXT FOUR YEARS.  
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PROVINCIAL TOURING PROJECT