For 15 years, Lumina has been helping young actors discover the wonders of the theatre’s spotlight! For 100 productions, the youth of our community have been introduced to Shakespeare and helped to develop an appreciation of the classics and a love of language.
This year, more than ever, your donation is needed to help Lumina continue to bring the transformative power of theatre to audiences and actors of all ages throughout our community.
Donations may be sent directly to: Lumina Studio Theatre, 620 Pershing Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20910 or click on the Donate Now link below to make a donation through a secure website.
Lumina Studio Theatre is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization. Gifts are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. Please consult your personal financial advisor.
Here are some ways you can support Lumina Studio Theatre!
Lumina depends on the generosity of individuals like you, as well as public and private foundations, to help promote its mission and grow the organization. Contributions to the Annual Fund help with the cost of productions and operating costs. Donate Now
The Jillian Raye Memorial Fund was established to provide funds to specifically further the long-term development of Lumina’s mission. Donate Now
Donations are gratefully accepted to assist young actors who need financial aid to participate in Lumina productions. Donate Now
Volunteers are essential to ensuring that Lumina’s young actors get the most out of their theatrical experience. Volunteering is fun, rewarding, and educational. The opportunity to work behind the scenes with these young, talented actors is a treasured and unforgettable experience.
There are volunteer opportunities outside of the production as well, such as the twice yearly “clean up day” and other special events.
Lumina welcomes volunteers from Middle School age and up. Lumina is authorized to offer Student Service Learning Hours (SSL) towards Montgomery County School’s graduation requirements.
If you’re interested in volunteering, please fill in the form provided with your actor’s packet or contact Ann Greiner at email@example.com
Employee Matching Gifts
Many employers match donations to charitable organizations from their employees. These matching gifts can double your donation to Lumina Studio Theatre. Contact the Human Resources Department at your business to find out if there is a matching gift program. Send the Matching Gift form to: Lumina Studio Theatre, 620 Pershing Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20910.
Lumina accepts gifts of publicly-traded stocks and bonds as per IRS guidelines. Gifts of stocks or bonds may be sold and the proceeds used to support productions and programming. For more information on how to donate stocks or bonds, contact Julie Reiner at 301-565-2281.
Create your own legacy by making Lumina a part of your trust, bequest, or endowment. This type of gift guarantees Lumina will continue to fulfill its mission. Contact Julie Reiner at 301-565-2281.