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Ticket sales only cover 50% of what it takes to produce breath-taking productions and engaging programs that generate positive impact within our community. Join more than 4,000 of your fellow theater-lovers who believe in the power of Milwaukee Rep and support our work with a donation.

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See all the different ways you can support Milwaukee Rep.

Reprise – Monthly Giving Program

Prefer to give a little every month? Become a member of Reprise, Milwaukee Rep’s monthly giving program. Spread your gift over a 12-month period and take advantage of exclusive benefits only available to monthly donors.

  • Gifts are automatically renewed every year.
  • Smaller recurring gifts are easier on your budget.
  • Build your credit card reward points.

Your card will be charged around the 1st or 15th of each month based on your preference. Additionally, you can increase, decrease, or cancel at any time.

Spotlight

Spotlight is a unique membership program for professionals looking for deeper engagement with Milwaukee Rep through attendance, philanthropy, and volunteering.

To become a member, simply purchase a subscription package of four or more plays and select your preferred access level. In addition to the unique Spotlight benefits listed below, all members enjoy our standard donor benefits and events.

$250 Insider Access (Ticket Package + $250 Donation)
Invitation to exclusive receptions
Priority seating when available
Special offers on select non-subscription performances
Unique Rep Spotlight volunteer opportunities

$500 Leadership Access (Ticket Package + $500 donation)
All of the above plus...
Invitation to the Annual Spotlight Event
Invitation to join Milwaukee Rep’s Play Reading Club. Guests read a script from our upcoming season and discuss it with members of our artistic staff.

$1,500 Executive Access (Ticket Package + $1,500 Donation)
All of the above plus...
Exclusive networking opportunities with Milwaukee Rep leadership and the Board of Trustees

All Spotlight members also receive all donor benefits at their giving level.

For questions about Spotlight, contact Alli Engelsma-Mosser, Major Gifts Officer, at aengelsma-mosser@milwaukeerep.com or 414-290-5366.

Memorial / Honorary Gifts

Recognize the importance of friends and loved ones while supporting the organization you love. With a memorial or honorary gift, you can celebrate a special occasion, honor the life of someone close to you, or express gratitude.

Matching Gifts

Increase your impact with a matching gift. Many companies offer a matching gift program for employees which can double, or even triple, the contribution. Retired employees, directors, and spouses are often eligible to participate in select programs. All matching gifts count toward your total contribution to Milwaukee Rep.

To see if your company offers matching gifts, visit: https://www.matchinggifts.com/rit/

Stock

Gifts of stock, especially long-term appreciated stock, can be a tax-wise way to make your contribution. Notify the Development Department at 414-290-0717 when making a stock gift.

Donor Advised Funds

Take advantage of greater tax deductibility in a single year by making contributions to a donor advised fund, helping you reach the new itemized deduction threshold. Annual distributions can be made from that fund to Milwaukee Rep each season.

IRA Distributions

If you are 70 ½ or older, take advantage of your IRA required minimum distribution to make your contribution. Avoid paying income taxes on those distributions while supporting Milwaukee Rep.

Amazon Smile

By shopping through Amazon Smile, .5% of every purchase will be donated back to support our work. Click on Milwaukee Repertory Theater, Inc as your charity of choice and start shopping!