Young Playwrights' Theater inspires young people to realize the power of their own voices.

Ways to Give

Ways to Give

Ways to Give

Make a Donation

YPT is a 501c3 nonprofit organization, and donations are tax-deductible. There are several ways you can give money to YPT. You can:

Make a donation online through our Arts People page.

Securely mail a check or money order made payable to Young Playwrights' Theater and mail it to:
Young Playwrights' Theater
6925 Willow Street, NW
Suite LL-230
Washington, DC, 20012

Give through your employer's employee giving program.
For the Combined Federal Campaign, YPT's CFC number is 64148

YPT's Employer Identification Number (EIN) 52-2102391

Donate Stock

If you'd wish to donate stock to YPT, contact YPT Development Director Jessica Wisser at for more information

77% of our income is dedicated to our programming! Your donation will make an immense difference.

Donate items and services.
In-kind donations are so helpful and essential to our success here at YPT. You can donate food, supplies and products for our office, classrooms and events, as well as lend your skills and services to YPT. Contact YPT Development Director, Jessica Wisser at if you'd like to make an in-kind donation or check out our Amazon Wishlist.

Shop online.

You can shop YPT-branded merchandise on our YPT Store on Teespring. And there are many online stores that allow you to donate as you shop! Check out our online shopping page for more information.

Become a YPT Ambassador

YPT is always looking for supporters who are willing to speak, coordinate events, and raise money on behalf of YPT. 

Invite YPT to your office or special event.
We'd be happy to talk with your colleagues and friends about YPT and what we do. If you know of any opportunities, contact YPT Development Director Jessica Wisser at

Create a fundraiser for YPT.
In the past, many supporters have raised money for YPT in creative ways. From hosting a happy hour to dedicating your birthday, wedding or special event to YPT, creating a fundraiser helps not only to raise money but also spread awareness about our mission and what we do.

Talk about YPT on social media.
If you consider yourself active on social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, follow and mention YPT! Share YPT's posts and tag us to help us make connections online. YPT can be found on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram at @YPTDC.


Assist with mailings.
Come to the YPT office for a mailing party! Join us for an evening of snacks and tv as we stuff, seal and stamp to get the word out about our programs and performances.

Assist with marketing.
Help build audiences for YPT’s professional productions of student plays. We’ll send you out into the community armed with materials.

Help out at events.
Serve as an usher at YPT performances. Mix and mingle with patrons, ensuring a positive experience for audiences and student playwrights alike. Volunteers are also needed for special events.

If you are interested in volunteering, contact us at or call (202) 387-9173.