All requests must be made by letter or fax on letterhead and received at Centre for the Arts, Brock University no later than two weeks prior to the event. Requests will not be accepted before September 1st for the upcoming season.
Please include the following information:
The name of charity/organization as well as the charitable registration number
The date of the event
A brief description of the event
A contact name, address and telephone number
Donations are limited to one donation per organization per season (season = Sept to Apr). Donations may include promotional material and/or tickets for a show of our choosing. A voucher will be issued and must be confirmed with the Box Office to be redeemed for tickets.
Requests are assessed according to the information included in the request letter. Include details regarding sponsor recognition and/or onsite presence or promotion.
Requests from Brock University organized events, Cultural and/or Arts organizations are given preference.
Requests from schools may be granted if the school attends on a somewhat regular basis and/or they are raising money for an arts related project.
Requests from religious or political causes are not granted
Centre for the Arts staff requests are generally granted, regardless of other criteria.
Requests from organizations fundraising on behalf of other charities are generally not granted, unless a covering letter from the designated charity is included.
A limited number of tickets are available every year for donations. Generally requests are on a first come first serve basis.
In addition to ticket donations, Centre for the Arts also donates proceeds from our lobby coat-check to a local charity once or twice a year. This charity is decided by all the staff at Centre for the Arts.
Donation requests should be made to:
Centre for the Arts
St. Catharines, ON
Voice: 905-688-5550 x3990