A donation to the CAPA Foundation helps support over 700 creative and performing artists pursue their passion in a college-preparatory high school. The CAPA Foundation will leverage donations to achieve the following:

Heal the (Budget) Cuts

  • Provide funding for books and classroom supplies
  • Restore clubs and after-school activities
  • Restore academic supplemental support for students who are struggling academically
  • Hire additional teachers and staff to restore needed positions at the school (additional counselor, full-time nurse and teaching staff)


Ensure a Brighter Future

  • Major capital campaigns around:
    • Renovation of CAPA Theater
    • Improvement to CAPA front lawn and school signage
    • Computers for the library and classrooms
  • Develop and implement “CAPA in the Community” to partner with K-8 public schools to provide supplemental arts education in Philadelphia public schools