Northside Theatre Company has enjoyed 40 years of entertaining and educating the greater San Jose Area. Revenue from ticket sales cover only a small percentage of the operating costs of producing a full season of theatre. Your generous contributions allow us to keep the lights on and continue bringing the community our very best. Please consider making a tax-deductible* donation in any of the ways below.

Direct Donation


Easily donate to Northside Theatre Company online via PayPal. PayPal is the internationally recognized way to safely and securely transfer money online.

Personal Check

If you would prefer to donate directly by check, please make your check out to "Northside Theatre Company" and mail it to:

Northside Theatre Company

848 East William Street

San Jose, CA 95116

We will send you a receipt. You may, if you wish, specify where you want your money to be spent (costuming, set construction, etc) and that request will be honored. Funds not specifically directed will be placed in the general fund and used at the discretion of the administration.

In Person

We are happy to accept your cash donation in person when you attend one of our performances. You will find the "Red Donation Box" in our lobby before and after the show.

Other Ways to Donate

Corporate Sponsorship

Join with the likes of Applied MaterialsIBM, and Target to sponsor Northside Theatre Company. Please call (408) 288-7820 to inquire.

Corporate Match

Many companies offer a match program when their employees make a donation. Please check with your employer to see if your company has such a program!

Amazon Smile

AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice.

On your first visit to AmazonSmile (, you are prompted to select a charitable organization from a list of eligible organizations. You can change your selection at any time.

To set or change your charitable organization:

  1. Sign in to on your desktop or mobile phone browser.

  2. From your desktop, go to Your Account from the navigation at the top of any page, and then select the option to Change your Charity. Or, from your mobile browser, select Change your Charity from the options at the bottom of the page.

  3. Select "Northside Theatre Council of Silicon Valley" as your new charitable organization to support.

Be sure to use anytime you shop on, install the SmileAlways plugin for Chrome or the Amazon SMILE! plugin for Firefox to automatically use AmazonSmile anytime you go to


Many stores will give Northside two percent of the  purchases you make at those stores with credit, debit or (preferred) store cards. It's simple!  You buy...and Northside receives!  All you have to do is go on line and follow the steps described below. The web site is secure. There is no risk.  You will incur no additional cost.  If you buy groceries, you can help us!

Here's how much it can mean to Northside; If 100 families signed up to support Northside, and each family spent about $600 a month at their participating store,  Northside's (2%) share of the total purchases each year would be about $14,000.  We could get an awful lot of help, without any additional cost on your part!  Help that would allow us to continue to do good work for the community.

How to Sign Up

  1. Log on to: and click sign up at the top of the page.

  2. Enter Northside Theatre Company in the dialoge box, next to group I D and click search.

  3. The search will return an entry for Northside Theatre Company. Click the Northside link, then click next.

  4. Complete the required information on the contact form and click next.

  5. Enter your grocery store club cards and click next.

  6. Enter your credit or debit cards and click next.

  7. Enter your Chevron card and click next.

  8. Confirm the information you have entered and click confirm.

*Northside Theatre Company is registered as a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation.

Federal ID 94-2882450

Donations made to Northside Theatre Company are fully tax-deductible as allowed by local law.