Imagination Stage ( inspires creativity through theater and arts education experiences. Imagination Stage’s programs include arts education classes and performance opportunities, professional theater productions, early childhood programs and in-school efforts to build learning through the arts.

Headquartered: Bethesda

Serves: Metro region

What a donation buys:

  • $250 supports scholarships for children and teens.
  • $1,000 provides free tickets and pre- and post-theater learning opportunities for 40 Montgomery County Public Schools third-graders.
  • $10,000 supports inclusion facilitators, allowing students with and without disabilities to participate together in Imagination Stage’s classes and productions.

Volunteer opportunities:

  • One day: Help with special events, such as the annual gala or the annual Children’s Ball.
  • Weekly: Assist with tasks in the administrative offices.
  • Internships