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Your Donation Matters

The revitalization of the Capitol Theatre is a community-wide effort. Your donation can help the Capitol Theatre continue to be an important cultural venue and economic engine for the growth of our community, as well as ensure that the Capitol Theatre can continue to provide high-caliber entertainment for local and regional audiences.

Your donation will help the Capitol Theatre continue to provide benefits to the community such as the following:

  • Space for Wheeling Symphony, other performing arts and film
  • Re-invigoration of downtown Wheeling
  • A sense of continuity and heritage
  • Jobs for artists, managers, technicians
  • Patronage for restaurants, hotels, parking lots
  • A catalyst for investment in additional revitalization projects
  • Enhancement and protection of nearby investment projects


To make an online donation, click the link below and enter Capitol Theatre in the field labeled Designation.

All donations to the Capitol Theatre are made through the Community Foundation of the Ohio Valley.

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Your Seat in the Spotlight

In its rich living history, spotlights at the Capitol have shone on many celebrated musicians, stars and performers. Your Seat in the Spotlight is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to celebrate your family, friends, business, or the memory of a loved one by naming a seat in the historic Capitol Theatre.

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Be A Star! Any amount is greatly appreciated!

If you are interested in supporting the restoration of the Capitol Theatre, please make your check payable to CFOV with “Capitol Theatre Preservation” in the memo line and mail it to:

Community Foundation for the Ohio Valley
1226 Chapline Street
Wheeling, WV 26003

You may contact The Community Foundation at 304-242-3144 or at

The CFOV is a 501(c)(3) organization. Contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.