How to Give

For more than 50 years, Porthouse Theatre has entertained Northeast Ohio with professional summer theatre and trained countless student performers, designers, technicians and managers. We would not succeed without your generous support. Support the arts and make a difference in students' lives by becoming a Porthouse Theatre donor today. 

How to Give


For your convenience, donations can be made to Porthouse Theatre online by visiting the link provided below.


If you would like to mail your contribution, please make your check out to Kent State University Foundation/Porthouse Theatre and mail it to:

Kent State University Foundation 
350 S. Lincoln St. 
PO Box 5190 
Kent, Oh 44242


Giving Options

Porthouse Annual Operating Fund

Become a Porthouse supporter through a gift of cash, check, or credit card.

Planned Giving

Help stage Porthouse Theatre's future by including us in your estate plan. Include us in your will.

Matching Gifts

When donating to Porthouse, we encourage you to ask your employer about matching gifts. Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match any charitable contributions made by their employees.

Make a Pledge

Pay your gift over a multi-year period.


For More Information

For more information or to discuss a philanthropic gift, please contact us at or 330-672-2760.