Thank you for supporting the Institute for Theatre & Social Change and the Medical Clowning Program at USC.
With your support, we can significantly impact communities globally. Gifts of any size make a measurable impact in our ability to reach underserved populations and create one of the world’s leading and most distinctive university programs. To make a donation, please visit https://giveto.usc.edu or contact Rebecca Mellinger at email@example.com.
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Medical Clowning Program Giving List
$3 million: Name the Medical Clown Program $1.5 million: Name the chair in Medical Clowning $500,000: Fund a research-based residency at LAC + USC Medical Center $100,000: Fund the International Medical Clowning Conference at USC $75,000: Fund a Summer Institute in Medical Clowning at USC $50,000: Fund a year-long course for in-residency medical students, teaching them how to use medical clowning techniques when working with patients $25,000: Fund any of the following research studies (the effect of medical clowns during the redressing process in a pediatric intensive care burn unit, medical clowns on patients with dementia, medical clowns for children during the adoption process) $10,000: Fund two medical clowns at LAC + USC Medical Center for one year $5,000: Fund one medical clown at LAC + USC Medical Center for one year $5,000: Fund new programming at a Senior Center, working with dementia patients for one year $3,500: Fund programming at The Children's Bureau, working with at-risk youth who are in the foster care system for one year $2,500: Fund one medical clown working at LAC + USC Medical Center for six months $1,000: Fund ten hospital visits for one medical clown $750: Fund an official medical clown costume collection $500: Fund an official medical clown prop closet $250: Fund an official collection of clown noses given to each patient $100: Fund one hospital visit for one medical clown
ITSC Giving List
$3 million: Name the Institute for Theatre & Social Change (ITSC) $1 million: Fund an international ITSC project and accompanying documentary $500,000: Fund a comprehensive documentary on Theatre & Social Change $250,000: Fund a year-long research residency on Theatre & Social Change $100,000: Fund an international ITSC Conference $75,000: Fund the ITSC biennial National Conference $50,000: Bring international social change artist to USC for a semester-long residency $25,000: Name a year-long theatre project in partnership with a local community organization $10,000: Fund a ITSC community-based project and public performance $5,000: Fund a community partnership project for a class on theatre & social justice $2,500: Fund a community partner for a semester residency in a USC SDA class $1,000: Fund a weekend intensive community training in Theatre & Social Change $750: Fund a Theatre & Social Change community-based training workshop $500: Fund an official medical clown prop closet $250: Fund a guest speaker at an ITSC panel $100: Fund one community activist visit to an SDA class