Donate to PACA

PACA is a 501c3 nonprofit theatre that relies on your support to continue carrying out our mission. Please consider making a tax-deductible donation today. Thank you for helping PACA make the arts happen in Erie, PA

Raise the Roof

As part of our fundraising efforts to repair our current roof and install a new "Green Roof", donors can receive naming rights or affixed placards in the areas of the building listed below.

This one-time donation provides the means to enhance our facility as a premier self-sustaining performing arts center.

Checks can be made out to PACA and mailed to 1505 State Street, Erie, PA 16501.

Naming Rights

Entire Arts Center $300,000
Theater Stage $35,000
Art Gallery $25,000
Dance studio $15,000


Outside Lobby $5,000
Lighting Booth $4,000
Kitchen $4,000
Office $2,500
Green Room $2,500
Foyer $2,500
Ticket Booth $2,000
Individual Theater Pew $1,000
Individual Art Studio $250

Steps to the Stars ($100)

The Mayer Building (now PACA) located at 1505 State Street, a majestic structure just south of the 15th railroad bridge, is built with steel manufactured by the Lackawanna Steel Company in Scranton PA, the second largest steel company in America at the time of construction in 1899. The Stairway is constructed from Pennsylvania slate and is said to be the tallest such structure in the state.

For $100, a commemorative plaque will be placed on a step with the dedication of your choosing. Become a part of this historic building.

Dedicate a Step

"RAISE THE ROOF" Commemorative Shirt ($50)

When you donate $50 towards our efforts to repair the roof, you'll receive a "Raise the Roof" commemorative shirt.

Available in Men's and Women's styles.

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