How to Donate


To make an online donation, please visit the university’s giving page or click the button below. Online donations can be made with a variety of payment methods.

By check

Please make checks payable to “Carolina Performing Arts” and mail them to:

Office of University Development 
UNC-Chapel Hill 
PO Box 309 
Chapel Hill, NC 27514-0309 

Securities and Properties

We welcome gifts of securities (such as appreciated stocks) and property (such as real estate and equipment). To make a gift of securities through your broker or by cash wire, please contact Betsy Boulden at 919-843-5680 or for assistance.

Matching Gifts

Double or triple your gift. If you or your spouse works for a company that will match their employees’ gifts, please ask your personnel officer for a matching gift form to send in with your gift. Use our  complimentary service to see if your company has a matching-gift program or contact your Human Resources Department.

Recurring Gifts

A recurring gift can be set up to occur on a monthly basis. This monthly gift can be made via credit card, bank draft, or payroll deduction (payroll deductions for UNC employees only).


A pledge enables a donor to plan a gift and pay it over a period of years, usually five. A pledge payment schedule is created and reminders are sent 90 days prior. Pledge payments can be structured in any way that is most comfortable to you. Please contact Betsy Boulden at 919-843-5680 or for assistance.

Corporate Gifts 

Supporting Carolina Performing Arts is a great way to highlight your company or foundation’s commitment to the community and the power of the arts in our lives. Corporate sponsorships and foundation gifts offer an attractive way to extend your brand image to more than 40,000 audience members each season. Please contact Betsy Boulden at 919-843-5680 or for more information. 

Life-Income Gifts

Discover ways you can have a lasting impact, often with significant tax advantages, while managing your investments, preparing for retirement, and providing for your loved ones. Life-income gifts provide exciting opportunities to increase the impact of your philanthropy.  For more information, please see: Planned Giving.


Remembering Carolina Performing Arts in your estate plans is a remarkable testament to your commitment to the arts and to your belief in us.  We are happy to provide sample bequest language and look forward assisting you as you make your estate plans.

Year-End Giving

Though the year is coming to a close, there’s still plenty of time to make a difference. To ensure you receive tax credit for 2022, click here to read our instructions on calendar year-end giving.


Please contact Betsy Boulden at 919-843-5680 or

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