Corporate Donors

Children's Theatre Company is grateful to the local corporate and business community for their ongoing generosity and support of the arts. Nearly half of our $10 million annual operating budget is raised through contributed income, and we rely on our corporate and business partners to meet our goals. Thanks to our supportive community leaders, CTC serves nearly 250,000 young people and community members each year with our outstanding theatre productions, educational opportunities, and access programs.

For more information about corporate giving and sponsorship opportunities, please contact:
-Vikki Krekler, Corporate Relations Manager
612.872.5128 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Corporate Donors List
  • Program Sponsorships

Thank you to our valued corporate donors:
(Gifts made July 1, 2013 through June 30, 2014)

$50,000 and above

3M Cargill Delta General Mills Knock Inc
Microsoft Target United Health Group US Bank


$20,000 – $49,999

Ameriprise BestBuy Deluxe Corp Ecolab Medtronic
Pentair Robins, Kaplan, Miller and Ciresi L.L.P Travelers Wells Fargo Xcel Energy

$10,000 - $19,999

Data Recognition Corporation
Disney Worldwide Services, Inc.
Dorsey & Whitney LLP
Faegre Baker Daniels LLP Foundation
H.B. Fuller Company Foundation
RBC Wealth Management
Spencer Stuart
Thrivent Financial

$5,000 – $9,999

Bachman’s Incorporated
C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc.
CarVal Investors
E.A. Sween Company/Deli Express
Maslon Edelman Borman & Brand
Mayo Clinic
The Mosaic Company
Peregrine Capital Management, Inc. Fund of The Minneapolis Foundation
Piper Jaffray & Co.
Rahr Foundation
Securian Foundation
Stinson Leonard Street
Thomson Reuters
Towers Watson
Valspar Corporation

$1,000 – $4,999

Amalia LLC
Barry Berg Group, Coldwell Banker Burnet
Bell State Bank & Trust
Create Catering and The Dining Studio
Emerson Process Management Rosemount
Federated Insurance Companies
Fredrikson & Byron P.A.
Glam Doll Donuts
Hubbard Broadcasting Foundation
Hunt Electric Corporation
I.A.T.S.E. Local 13
Icehouse Inc.
INGCO International
JEDunn Construction Northcentral, Inc.
Lakeland Foundation
Mad Hatter Tea Room & Eatery
MillerCoors
North Loop Wine & Spirits
Patrick’s Bakery and Cafe
Pentair Water
Pepsi Bottling Group
Phillips Distilling Company
Pho’Hoa Noodle Shop/Sunrise Inc.
QBE
Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner, P.A.
Shaw-Lundquist Associates, Inc.
Sit Investment Associates Foundation
Tennant Foundation

Children’s Theatre Company has a wide variety of sponsorship opportunities available to corporations, including productions, education and access programs, and special events. Sponsorships come with many perks, including marketing visibility to more than 250,000 CTC patrons; performance tickets, which can be used to recognize employees and thank clients; and the pride of supporting an award-winning theatre for young audiences.

Benefits are cumulative as giving increases. Sponsor benefits may include:
  • Recognition on collateral being sponsored
  • Recognition in the CTC playbills
  • Recognition on the Donor Thank You page in the CTC playbills
  • Private behind the scenes tour (must be arranged at least one week in advance)
  • *Complimentary tickets to a CTC public performance during our season (valid for all performances, subject to availability)
  • Opportunities to have employees, clients and associates attend the program you are sponsoring
  • Invitations to exclusive donor events, including opening night receptions, season announcements, insider lunches, artist talks and behind-the-scenes sneak peeks
  • *Complimentary space rentals to host a gathering or event (includes space, basic lighting, basic sound PA, and a rental coordinator; food and beverage, furniture, and maintenance costs are not included)
  • 15% discount on single ticket purchases for your employees
  • Other mutually agreed upon benefits tailored to sponsor’s specific needs
All sponsorships are fully tax-deductible minus the value of benefits with an *
  • Corporate Donor List
  • Program Sponsorships
Thank you to our valued corporate donors:
(Gifts made July 1, 2013 through June 30, 2014)

$50,000 and above
3M
Cargill
Delta
General Mills Foundation
Knock Inc.
Microsoft
Target Foundation
United Health Group
US Bancorp Foundation

$20,000 – $49,999
Ameriprise Financial
Best Buy Foundation
Deluxe Corporation Foundation
Ecolab Foundation Incorporated
Medtronic Foundation
Pentair Foundation
Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi L.L.P.
Travelers Foundation
Wells Fargo
Xcel Energy Foundation


$10,000 – $19,999
Data Recognition Corporation
Disney Worldwide Services, Inc.
Dorsey & Whitney LLP
Faegre Baker Daniels LLP Foundation
H.B. Fuller Company Foundation
RBC Wealth Management
Spencer Stuart
Thrivent Financial

$5,000 – $9,999
Bachman’s Incorporated
C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc.
CarVal Investors
E.A. Sween Company/Deli Express
Maslon Edelman Borman & Brand
Mayo Clinic
The Mosaic Company
Peregrine Capital Management, Inc. Fund of The Minneapolis Foundation
Piper Jaffray & Co.
Rahr Foundation
Securian Foundation
Stinson Leonard Street
Thomson Reuters
Towers Watson
Valspar Corporation

$1,000 – $4,999
Amalia LLC
Barry Berg Group, Coldwell Banker Burnet
Bell State Bank & Trust
Create Catering and The Dining Studio
Emerson Process Management Rosemount
Federated Insurance Companies
Fredrikson & Byron P.A.
Glam Doll Donuts
Hubbard Broadcasting Foundation
Hunt Electric Corporation
I.A.T.S.E. Local 13
Icehouse Inc.
INGCO International
JEDunn Construction Northcentral, Inc.
Lakeland Foundation
Mad Hatter Tea Room & Eatery
MillerCoors
North Loop Wine & Spirits
Patrick’s Bakery and Cafe
Pentair Water
Pepsi Bottling Group
Phillips Distilling Company
Pho’Hoa Noodle Shop/Sunrise Inc.
QBE
Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner, P.A.
Shaw-Lundquist Associates, Inc.
Sit Investment Associates Foundation
Tennant Foundation

Children’s Theatre Company has a wide variety of sponsorship opportunities available to corporations, including productions, education and access programs, and special events. Sponsorships come with many perks, including marketing visibility to more than 250,000 CTC patrons; performance tickets, which can be used to recognize employees and thank clients; and the pride of supporting an award-winning theatre for young audiences.

Benefits are cumulative as giving increases. Sponsor benefits may include:
  • Recognition on collateral being sponsored
  • Recognition in the CTC playbills
  • Recognition on the Donor Thank You page in the CTC playbills
  • Private behind the scenes tour (must be arranged at least one week in advance)
  • *Complimentary tickets to a CTC public performance during our season (valid for all performances, subject to availability)
  • Opportunities to have employees, clients and associates attend the program you are sponsoring
  • Invitations to exclusive donor events, including opening night receptions, season announcements, insider lunches, artist talks and behind-the-scenes sneak peeks
  • *Complimentary space rentals to host a gathering or event (includes space, basic lighting, basic sound PA, and a rental coordinator; food and beverage, furniture, and maintenance costs are not included)
  • 15% discount on single ticket purchases for your employees
  • Other mutually agreed upon benefits tailored to sponsor’s specific needs
All sponsorships are fully tax-deductible minus the value of benefits with an *

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