The Illinois Theatre Association is appreciative of any contributions you can make toward two very important Illinois High School Theatre Festival funds:

  • General Festival Fund - contributions help offset the expenses of the Festival and provide scholarship opportunities to schools requesting financial assistance.
  • Clif Aldridge Memorial Scholarship Fund - contributions go directly toward All-State students expressing a need for financial assistance to participate in the production

Click Here to Donate through PayPal

Additionally, you may make a contribution by check made payable to Illinois Theatre Association to:

Illinois Theatre Association

c/o Big Buzz Idea Group

4055 W. Peterson Ave., Suite 105

Chicago, IL 60646

If you are sending a check, please indicate (on the memo line) which fund you would like to support. Leaving the memo line blank will indicate "No Preference."

All contributions are tax-deductible (the ITA is a 501(c)3 organization), will be acknowledged with a thank you letter, and listed on this page of the website.  If you wish for your contribution to be anonymous, please include a note with your check.

In-Kind Donations
If you would like to make an in-kind donation of goods, services, and/or funds to the Festival, we would like to thank you by offering free ad space in the Festival program.  All in-kind donors are entitled to an ad space equal to 10% of the amount of the donation.  Please refer to the Advertising and Sponsorship page for a list of current needs.

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