Other Ways To Give

Des Moines Performing Arts is a 501(c)3 nonprofit charitable organization. Your gift will further our mission of engaging the Midwest through world-class performing arts presentations and education and community engagement activities.



You can support Des Moines Performing Arts now by making a stock transfer. Please email development@dmpa.org to obtain our stock transfer form.


A Gift to one or more of Des Moines Performing Arts endowments supports our mission now and well into the future. 

  • General Unrestricted Endowment
    • Your gift provides unrestricted support for performances, education programs, and facilities.
  • Education Endowment
    • Your gift provides restricted support for arts education and community engagement programs that benefit preK - 12 students and adult learners. 
  • Capital Endowment Fund
    • Your gift ensures the long-term success of Des Moines Performing Arts by providing restricted support for building needs, facility maintenance and capital equipment purchases.
  • Broadway Investment Endowment
    • Your gift supports the future of live, Broadway performances by providing funds for the creation of new shows.

You Make The Difference

"It was really amazing to get to perform on the Civic Center stage, to see what the professional touring shows see when they perform."
- Brittney, Waukee High School

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The Kruidenier Society recognizes those donors who have the intention of bequeathing a portion of their estate to Des Moines Performing Arts now or later. To join this prestigious group of loyal, committed and generous individuals, simply let us know that you have the vehicle in place to do so!

Learn more about the Kruidenier Society here:  http://www.dmpa.org/legacy



Des Moines Performing Arts relies on generous volunteers who give their time and talent.  To learn more about our guest services volunteer opportunities, visit:  https://desmoinesperformingarts.org/jobs/

Des Moines Performing Arts Partnerships: