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Ways to give

By supporting Destiny Arts Center, you become a partner in providing youth with safe spaces to express themselves, advocate for change, and build peaceful communities.

With your support, Destiny Arts Center serves over 3,000 students ages 3 to 24 each year at our North Oakland center, at school and community partner sites, and on stages throughout the Bay Area. Within all of our programs, young people are inspired to pursue excellence and develop a strong sense of confidence and connection to their community.

Thank you for your investing in the capacity of young people to live meaningful, peaceful, and creative lives.

Ways to give

One time gift

Join our growing community of supporters by making an annual fund gift today. A gift of any size supports all of our programs. Give online, or mail a check made out to Destiny Arts Center to 970 Grace Avenue, Oakland, CA 94608, or contact us to make a gift over the phone at 510.597.1619.

Monthly gift

Join a special group of monthly donors by making a sustained gift online. Your ongoing support saves Destiny Arts Center precious resources by renewing automatically.

Tribute gift

Make a tribute gift in honor of a joyous occasion or in memory of a loved one.

Stock donation

Donating appreciated securities, such as stock or mutual funds, can be a tax-wise approach to support inspiring and igniting social change through the arts. For more information, contact 510.597.1619.

IRA charitable rollover

If you are 70½ years old or older, you can take advantage of a simple way to benefit Destiny Arts Center and receive tax benefits in return. For more information, contact 510.597.1619.

Planned gift

By including Destiny Arts Center in your will or estate plans, you can enjoy tax benefits and help sustain our work for generations to come.

Employee matching fund

Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match charitable contributions made by their employees. By taking advantage of your company’s matching gift benefit, you may be able to double or even triple the amount of your contribution.

Corporate partnerships

Companies have an opportunity to enrich their community by partnering with Destiny Arts Center for support programs for thousands of young people in the Bay Area. Contact us about partnership opportunities at 510.597.1619.

In-kind/Item donation

If you have materials to support our programs or a high value personal item to give, contact us to discuss options. 510.597.1619


Help Destiny to continue moving for peace!


Help Destiny to continue moving for peace!