New Vaccination Policy:
All visitors are required to show proof of full vaccination or a negative COVID test (within 72 hours) for all screenings and events at the Theatre. Visit to learn more.

Support the Coolidge, and ensure its future as a cherished, nonprofit community resource—the home of independent film and culture for Brookline and Greater Boston. 

Your 100% tax deductible contribution will help cover our operating costs and ensure that we can continue to preserve and operate this beloved movie palace.

There are several charitable giving opportunities for individuals, organizations, and corporations to help the Coolidge Corner Theatre continue to grow. These include:

Donate Online       Become a Member

Become a Sponsor       Leave a Legacy


Please click here to make a donation securely by credit card.


Click here to make a gift using your Donor-Advised Fund.


You may also send a check, payable to The Coolidge Corner Theatre Foundation, Inc. and mail to:

The Coolidge Corner Theatre Foundation, Inc.
290 Harvard Street
Brookline, MA 02446

Or, call us at 617-734-2501 to make a donation by phone.

During our temporary closure, please note that voicemails and mailbox will be checked on a regular basis, but the quickest way to make a contribution will be through our online donation form. Thank you in advance for your patience and generosity!


Many companies will match charitable contributions made by their employees, enabling your gift to make an even bigger impact. Please contact your employer to find out if they have a matching gift program.


The Coolidge is happy to accept charitable donations of stocks or other securities. For further instructions, please contact our Development Office at or 617-734-2501.


Monthly giving is an easy, secure and eco-friendly way to support the Coolidge with a much-appreciated source of steady and reliable income. Simply donate online and click "recurring donation". You can change the amount or cancel at any time. For more information, please contact our Development Office at or 617-734-2501. 


Director’s Circle members provide a significant portion of the Coolidge’s annual funding through unrestricted gifts of $1,500 or more. Members enjoy unique benefits such as:

  • Invitations to special screenings and events year-round
  • Priority invitation to the Coolidge Award
  • Free rental in the Gold Screen ($3,000+)
  • Access to concierge service ($5,000+)
  • Opportunity to sponsor a film or education program ($10,000+)

For more information about the Director’s Circle, please contact Stephanie Gozali, Development Officer at or 617-734-2501 x119. 


Please consider the Coolidge in your estate planning. Coolidge Legends honors friends who are securing the Coolidge’s future by including the Coolidge in their estate plans through a bequest, trust, or other legacy gifts. If you have included the Coolidge Corner Theatre in your estate plans, we hope you will let us know. We would love the opportunity to express our gratitude and appreciation through your membership in the Coolidge Legends. Please contact Beth Gilligan, Director of Development & Marketing at or (617) 734-2501 x113 for more information about the Coolidge Legends.

Other Ways You Can Help:

Create a Fundraiser

Dedicate your birthday, celebrate a milestone, recognize a loved one, or create your own campaign in support of the Coolidge by creating a personalized fundraising webpage or a Facebook Fundraiser. For more information, please contact our Development Office at


AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support the Coolidge every time you shop on Amazon, at no cost to you. Click here to sign up and select Coolidge Corner Theatre as your recipient and Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases.