Corporations that partner with Pennsylvania Ballet are aligning themselves with a world-class organization that serves 100,000 audience members each year as well as 10,000 local youth through its Accent on Dance outreach and education program. There are a number of ways that a corporation can support Pennsylvania Ballet including:
By becoming a member of Pennsylvania Ballet's Corporate Council, a company and its employees will receive a host of distinctive entertainment and recognition benefits such as:
- Premium tickets to Pennsylvania Ballet performances
- Promotional opportunities including a listing on the Ballet’s website and in Playbill
- For employees, a 10% discount on additional tickets
- Invitation to receive a VIP backstage tour
To find out how your company or organization can partner with Pennsylvania Ballet and join the Corporate Council this season, please contact Amanda Varone, Manager of Institutional Giving and Sponsorships at 215-587-6943 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
$50,000 and above
First Niagara Bank
The Sporting Club at the Bellevue*
$25,000 to $49,999
Fred Alger Management, Inc.
Bank of America
Bartash Printing, Inc.*
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel*
Pepper Hamilton LLP*
Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Research Services, Inc.
Reliance Standard Life Insurance Company
$15,000 to $24,999
Blank Rome LLP*
Wells Fargo Foundation
$10,000 to $14,999
The ARAMARK Charitable Fund
at the Vanguard Charitable Endowment Program
Capezio/Ballet Makers, Inc*
Lincoln Financial Foundation
Pfizer, Inc. Foundation
$5,000 to $9,999
Heidrick & Struggles
McKinsey & Company
Morgan Lewis & Bockiun LLP
The Philadelphia Contributionship
$2,500 to $4,999
McElwee & Quinn
Morgan Stanley Foundation
UHS of Fairmont, Inc.
$1,000 to $2,499
Enterprise Holdings Foundation
SEI Private Wealth Management
Siemens Caring Hands Foundation
Wakefield Talabisco International, Inc.
We offer heartfelt thanks to the many generous corporate supporters that made gifts of under $1,000.
*All or part of gift is in-kind
List complete as of September 1, 2013.
Pennsylvania Ballet Corporate Sponsors are leaders in building a stronger community through their support of the performing arts. Working one-on-one with corporate entities, Pennsylvania Ballet tailors sponsorships to meet the promotional and entertainment needs of corporations of all sizes. Sponsorships are available for single performances, performance series, as well as touring engagements. Corporate Sponsors receive distinctive opportunities to entertain clients, build relationships, and reward employees. A partnership with Pennsylvania Ballet also gives Sponsors opportunities to promote their brands to Ballet audiences, which include Philadelphia’s financial and cultural elite, college students, retirees, and families—approximately 100,000 audience members each year.
For more information about corporate sponsorship opportunities or Corporate Council membership, please contact Amanda Varone, Manager of Institutional Giving and Sponsorships at 215-587-6943 or email@example.com.
Corporate Matching Gifts
Find out if your company makes matching gifts—you might be able to double your annual gift to the Ballet! Many companies match gifts to non-profit organizations made by their employees. Some also match gifts from spouses, board members, and retired employees. Contact your human resources department to determine if your gift qualifies.
The following organizations support Pennsylvania Ballet through their Matching Gift Programs:
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
CA Technologies Matching Gifts Program
The Elsevier Foundation
First Horizon National Corporation
The Glenmede Corporation
Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies
Merck Partnership for Giving
Monroe Energy, LLC
The Pew Charitable Trusts
The Philadelphia Contributionship
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Susquehanna International Group, LLP
The Vanguard Group Foundation
Education Improvement Tax Credit Program
Businesses that support Pennsylvania Ballet may be eligible for Pennsylvania’s Education Improvement Tax Credit Program (EITC).
The EITC program provides tax credits on a first-come, first-served basis to eligible businesses that contribute to a qualified educational improvement program, including Pennsylvania Ballet’s Accent on Dance outreach and education program. Accent on Dance offers high quality arts education programming to approximately 10,000 students throughout the greater Philadelphia region, free of charge. The overarching goal of Accent on Dance is to offer a sustained experience with dance that will open up new worlds for children, spark their interest in the performing arts, and stimulate creative abilities and cognitive skills.
To learn more about the EITC program and its eligibility requirements, please visit the EITC website, or contact Amanda Varone, Manager of Institutional Giving and Sponsorships at 215-587-6943 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Manager of Institutional Giving and Sponsorships
A copy of the official registration and financial information for Pennsylvania Ballet may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling 1.800.732.0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.