Summer Stage Supporters Call on Community Support to Secure Long-Term Future and Viability of Award-Winning Program
“All we are asking for is the ability to continue to use the Upper Darby Performing Arts Center, the only home Summer Stage has ever known. And we want the opportunity to continue our successful fundraising efforts by maintaining the independence of the Foundation. It’s really not that complicated. We’re already off to an amazing start.”
– Jen Schoener, Upper Darby Arts and Education Foundation
Major grants and fundraising projects to support the arts
Planning a bright future for our partner programs thanks to the generous support of our donors, including major grants and gifts.
We join three other donors in kick-starting a fundraising campaign for the future of Summer Stage with $500k
$100k grant from the PA Department of Education supports the innovative Butterfly Buddies camp
Uniting Community Through Arts and Education
By building partnerships with the community and the Upper Darby School District, the Upper Darby Arts and Education Foundation supports innovative projects that will enrich the educational experience of each child in the District. We are committed to we recommit to the highest standard of both liberty and equality.
By building partnerships with the community and the Upper Darby School District, the UDAEF supports innovative projects that will enrich the educational experience of each child in the District.
UDAEF supports more than 40 programs across four key areas of education (Arts, Literacy, STEM, Health and Wellness) that impact 16,000 students annually. Programs are designed to improve and enhance the quality of educational and cultural offerings for the students and broader community of the UDSD.