Support Footlite

There are many ways you can support Footlite Musicals. Whether you give your time as a volunteer, make a financial contribution, or donate in-kind goods or services, we appreciate your support. If you would like more information on supporting Footlite, please see the list below or contact the Development Committee at

Footlite Musicals Inc. is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit corporation FEIN 35-6028411


You may donate online by choosing one of the links below, or if you prefer to donate using a check, please make it payable to

Footlite Musicals and mail to 1847 N Alabama Street Indianapolis IN 46202 Attn: Treasurer.

We have several funds to which donors may designate contributions. Please indicate the fund to which you are contributing. All non-designated contributions will be placed in the Operations Fund.

Operations Fund

The Operations Fund supports the ongoing mission of our all-volunteer community theater. A donation to this fund allows us to use the monies where the need is most urgent.  

Jan Rost Memorial Fund (Building Fund)

Donors List

The Jan Rost Tribute Fund was named in honor of a lifelong Footlite supporter. The funds are used to make needed repairs and improvements to our lovely theater located in the Hedback Community Center.

Savings Fund (Endowment)

Footlite Musicals maintains a Savings Fund which is professionally managed. It is our intent to operate in perpetuity. To facilitate our growth, we hope to build an investment fund whose earnings will be used for normal operating expenses of the theater. The fund is governed by a written Investment Policy. To donate securities or to send a payment directly to this fund, contact Joshua Karwowski at Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC 8888 Keystone Crossing Suite 400 Indianapolis IN 46240 (317) 573-9227 DTC# 0141 Account 3305-1946

Planned Giving

Most endowments grow from bequests and beneficiary designations. Are you loyal to Footlite? Would you like to make an impact beyond your lifetime? Our legal counsel can assist you with questions and ideas . Please email for more information.

If you prefer to donate using a check, please make it payable to Footlite Musicals and mail to 1847 N Alabama Street Indianapolis IN 46202 Attn: Treasurer.

If you wish to donate to multiple funds, please list detailed instructions in the comments section. Please list your telephone number so that we may reach you for questions.

Questions? Please contact


Footlite Musicals always has specific needs for facilities, projects, and shows. The following is our wish list for items and financial support. The list below is not an exhaustive list, but a sample of how your financial support could be used, based on the greatest need and availability of other funds. If you want to donate a specific item from the list below, please contact You may also make a financial contribution using our online form or sending a check to Footlite Musicals 1847 N Alabama St, Indianapolis, IN 46202.

Footlite is currently in need of five (5) Manhasset Mh5001 Orchestra Stands and five (5) Grover BLS1 Bandstand Universal Music Stand Clip-on Lights valued at a cost of $375. If you are interested in donating these or other items from Footlite’s Wish List please contact or make a financial contribution to the Operating Fund using the form below.

Projects And Operations

  • Wireless headsets for the tech crew
  • Communications (audio-video throughout the building)
  • Mac computers
  • Projector System TBD
  • Marketing funds
  • Show funds to spend for sets, costumes, props (please consider a show sponsorship)
  • Sound system for hearing impaired patrons
  • Educational theatre workshops (for adults and children) expenses

Building And Facilities

  • Building repairs and maintenance
  • Complete kitchen renovation
  • Restroom remodel
  • LED Lighting upgrades