Forever Free Fund

A Gift to the Community

Since 1976, we’ve proudly relied on our patrons to “Pass the Hat” in support of our work.

To create a legacy for the next generation of theatregoers, all you need is a passion for ‘free Will’ and a love for Shakespeare in Delaware Park!

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 716, Buffalo, NY 14205
EIN: 16-1407505
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Anyone can create a legacy with SDP –
it’s easier than you think!

By planning a gift, you can make a real impact on your community. Gifts to the Forever Free Fund ensure our city’s remarkable tradition for live theatre lasts for generations to come. Even the smallest of gifts means free Shakespeare for thousands of children and adults every year!

For more information on planned giving or if you have already included SDP in your estate plans, please contact us at

(716) 856-4533 or

Most Common Gifts*

Wills and Bequests
Making a gift through your estate plans is the easiest type of gift planning. Speak with your estate attorney to leave a portion of your estate to Shakespeare in Delaware Park.

Gifts of Retirement Plans
You may be able to designate SDP as a beneficiary of your plans after your lifetime. Contact your financial institution for additional information.

Gifts of Stock
Gifts of stock can be transferred directly to SDP. This may reduce capital gains tax.

*SDP does not provide legal or tax advice. Please contact the appropriate professional for pertinent information.