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All gifts are eligible to be matched by the Endowment Incentives Component of the Canada Cultural Investment Fund
To donate to the Endowment, please call Audience and Donor Services at 416 (1 866) 345 9595.
Your gift to the Endowment Foundation is an investment in The National Ballet of Canada and a legacy for future artists and audiences. A strong endowment helps ensure the long-term financial stability of the National Ballet and gives confidence to the company's leadership to plan and pursue ambitious artistic goals.
Established in 1999 with an original gift of $100,000, the National Ballet’s Endowment Foundation currently manages $98.4 million* in investments, raised through the generosity of private donors, corporate gifts and government matching programmes. Income from this capital provides ongoing funding to the National Ballet in order to develop its talented artists, produce innovative new works and share this repertoire with audiences nationally and internationally for years to come.
Direct a gift to a specific fund within the Endowment Foundation for the National Ballet:
General Endowment Fund
To sustain the National Ballet for generations to come
Dancer Endowment Fund
To attract, nurture and retain the most talented dancers
New Creations Endowment Fund
To create engaging new works
Touring Endowment Fund
To showcase Canadian dance excellence
Outreach Endowment Fund
To promote the arts and inspire self-expression
Orchestra Endowment Fund
To support our core value of live music
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2020/21 Endowment Report
*As of June 30, 2021
The National Ballet of Canada, Endowment Foundation is a registered charity. Charitable Business Number: 88989 8722 RR0001