Support Us

We’re so grateful to our supporters! Thank you for donating to Ship’s Company Theatre, it is because of you that the shows continue to go on.

Here are several ways to donate to us:

By Phone

Call us Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm at 902-254-2003 and ask for Cindy Guilderson.


You can make a donation online here (link).

By mail

Mail your contact information and cheque or credit card number to:

Ship’s Company Theatre

Box 275, 18 Lower Main Street

Parrsboro, NS B0M 1S0

In Person

Visit Ship’s Company Theatre’s administrative office at 18 Lower Main Street in Parrsboro, Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

Securities Transfer

If you’d like to donate a gift of securities, please call our office at (902) 254-2003 so that we can assist you with the transfer.

There are many ways you can volunteer for Ship’s Company Theatre.

Front of House

Donate you time to Ship’s Company Theatre by working front of house. You will greet guests, take tickets, and hand out programs. You may even be able to catch the show afterwards if it’s not sold out!

Event Volunteers

Several times throughout the year Ship’s Company Theatre hosts fundraising and community events. The number of volunteers we need varies by the size of the event. This could involve decorating, greeting, handing out food or other items, and helping with clean up. Please let us know if you are interested in any aspect of event volunteering.

Host a fundraising event

Having an event? Think your friends would enjoy supporting a local charity? Anything from board games nights, to craft nights, or a game of poker. Ask to borrow Ship’s Company Theatre’s donation jar or donate half of the pot!

Other opportunities

Not interested in the opportunities listed, but would still like to help out? Give us a call at (902) 254-2003 and we will find a place for you!

A Bequest is a simple and very touching way to support Ship’s Company Theatre. If you haven’t already done so, please consider naming Ship’s Company Theatre in your will.

Your estate will be entitled to a donation receipt for the full value of the bequest. This can significantly reduce the tax payable with the estate’s final income tax return. Any unused portion of the receipt can be carried back one year.

In gifting by bequest, donors should consider providing Ship’s Company Theatre with a copy of the clause in the will pertaining to the bequest. This will be helpful for receipting the estate at the appropriate time.

For more information on leaving a bequest, please call Ship’s Company Theatre at (902) 254-2003 or speak with you financial advisor.