Individual Giving

Become a friend of the Newman Center by making a gift today.

Your investment in the Newman Center makes it possible to continue to uplift audiences and artists by creating regional and cultural connections that unite us and enrich our lives. Your donation allows us to bring amazing artists on campus to perform for audiences as part of our Newman Center Presents series, while supporting student engagement with the Lamont School of Music, DU's Theatre Department, and K-12 programs.


Become a Newman Center Giving Circle Donor

Donors who give annually at $100 or more to any fund at the Newman Center help the performing arts flourish, while enjoying outstanding benefits throughout the year such as invitations to the Rose Club, opportunities to attend special events, meet and greets, and more. Through your continued support, the Newman Center can provide thought-provoking performing arts experiences to audiences of all ages and interests along with educational opportunities for K-12 and DU students.

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Funds & Designations

Artistic Programming through the Newman Center Presents Fund

The Newman Center Presents Fund supports performing arts programming that is reflective of the many cultures and customs celebrated across Colorado. This annual fund allows your donation to be used for programs such as the Newman Center Presents series that features world-renowned and up-and-coming artists such as Maria Schneider Orchestra, Samara Joy, and the famed Martha Graham Dance Company.


K-12 Grade Education Programming through the Newman Center Education Fund

Through our Student Matinee series, Masterclasses, Musical Explorers program, and professional development opportunities for K-12 teachers, you provide art education programming that is accessible for free or low cost to schools, reflective of the participating students and expands how the arts can be integrated across school subjects. The Education Fund covers the cost of these programs, supports students and teachers with their transportation needs, and ensures that students can participate in arts educational programming.


Ways to Give

There are so many ways to support the Newman Center! Make a one-time gift or a recurring donation either monthly, yearly or quarterly. 

     • Make a one-time or monthly, yearly or quarterly recurring gift.

     • Give by Phone: Adriel Long at 303-871-6426 or

     • Text to Give: Text NCPA to 91999

     • Give by Mail:
       Newman Center for the Performing Arts
       c/o NCPA Development
       2344 East Iliff Ave.
       Denver, CO 80208

     • Gifts of Stocks & Mutual Funds

     • Gifts through Donor Advised Funds or from your IRA

     • Legacy Planning and Endowed Gifts

Donor Recognition List

Thank you to our lifetime and annual donors. It is through your support that we serve as a cultural hub for the community.

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Questions about supporting the Newman Center? Contact Adriel Long, Assistant Director of Development & Individual Giving at 303.871.6426 or

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Corporate Sponsorships

Receive recognition plus a range of benefits for your company when you partner with the Newman Center to help bring accessible performing arts experiences to all.

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