Classical Ballet Theatre | Ballet and Contemporary Dance Classes | Reston/Herndon/Northern Virignia and Greater D.C. Area Founder•Artistic Director•Executive Director | Cynthia Donavin 320 Victory Drive, Herndon,VA 20170 • (703) 471-0750 •

Other Ways to Give

Classical Ballet Theatre is in the business of CHANGING LIVES through DANCE.

—Cynthia Donavin, Founder of the Classical Ballet Theatre

For more information, please contact Cynthia Donavin at 703-471-0750, ext. 3.

Matching Grants

Many businesses, corporations and organizations have matching gift programs that will double, and in some cases triple, your contribution to a qualified nonprofit organization. Ask your employer if they participate and then contact your human resource department for additional information about their matching gift program. Most programs will provide you with a short form to fill out and include with the contribution you send us. We will then complete the form and submit it to your employer. They will review the matching gift request and send a check directly to the Classical Ballet Theatre.

Listed below are some companies who have supported the Classical Ballet Theatre with their Matching grant programs. To see a full list of businesses that support matching grant efforts go to

  • Bank of America Corporation
  • Lexus
  • Honeywell, Inc.
  • IBM Microsoft Corp
  • Pfizer Inc.

In-Kind Donations

Many contributors ask us how they can support us in a non monetary way. Below are many items that we need. Please call Kim Brummett, our Administrator, at 703-471-0750 to coordinate your donation. Thank you for your contribution to the Classical Ballet Theatre!

  • Commercial grade color printers
  • Computer paper
  • Computers
  • Bulletin Boards
  • Printing Services
  • Paper towels, paper products for the restrooms
  • Televisions with DVD capability
  • Dry Cleaning Services
  • Seamstress Services
  • Audio Visual Equipment


The Classical Ballet Theatre has many opportunities for volunteers who wish to give of their time. We thank you all for allowing us continue to bring art and community together.

  • Production support
  • Sewing
  • Prop Construction
  • Marketing Activities
  • Grant Writing
  • Fundraising Activities

Please call Cynthia Donavin to find out about volunteer activities available today.

Ballet and Bordeaux

Patrons and corporations support us with the purchase of tables, sponsorships and giving at our annual Evening of Elegance, Fundraiser and Silent Auction, an annual and much anticipated Community event.

Planned Giving

The Planned Giving Program allows donors to declare their interest in securing the future of the Classical Ballet Theatre.

Crew Call

A philanthropic opportunity for children ages 10-15 to explore the fascinating backstage world of ballet.

Petite Partners

A philanthropic opportunity for children ages 2-9 including special before performance Nutcracker Tea Parties with company dancers. CBT Programs Consider a gift to support one of our many Community Access and Educational Programs that reach over 20,000 people annually or in support of our CBT Academy Scholarships, awarding over $10,000 each year.

CBT Guild

CBT's volunteer organization works to support and promote the interests of CBT in greater Northern Virginia and the surrounding communities through educational programs, fundraising and special events.