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Want to donate to CirqueLouis? There are a couple of ways to do that!

1. Donate on PureCharity— you get to pick the project to support!

2. Set your Amazon Smile account to support “CirqueLouis Company”

3. Shop for CirqueLouis! Visit our Wish List

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Keep circus arts alive and thriving in Louisville!

You know we are a 501(c)3, right?  That means any and all donations are tax deductible so please consider contributing today!

Please note that CirqueLouis reserves the right to apply donations to the funds with the largest need. Any funds received over and above the budget of any given campaign will be put into the general CirqueLouis fund in order to keep our circus freaks flying!



Our Mission:  To foster the celebration, preservation and growth of the Circus Arts through creative community performance, and through our Circus Strong Academy and Social Circus programs, provide alternative and artistic physical activity promoting trust, confidence and compassion.

As a 501(c)3 any outright donations to CirqueLouis Co are tax deductible.  An option for individual, family or corporate support of our classes (scholarships) or our production is to give at any of the following donation levels:

  • Ball Walker (under $100)
  • Acrobat ($100-$500)
  • Juggler ($500-$1000)
  • Aerialist ($1000-$5000)
  • Fire Eater (over $5000)

Donation Tiers and How Your Donation Works:

Ball Walker (under $100)

  • $25 donation pays for juggling equipment for a beginner
  • $50 donations used for instructional supplies for CirqueLouis’ Circus Strong Academy
  • $75 covers the cost for one free class for a student in need

Acrobat ($100-$500)

  • $100 purchases one unicycle
  • $250 purchases one walking globe
  • $300 pays for one CirqueLouis instructor for one class

Juggler ($500-$1000)

  • $500 pays for one complete aerial equipment set up (includes everything needed for rigging); used for both instruction and performances
    • Aerial Silks
    • Lyra
    • Trapeze
    • Spanish Webs

Aerialist ($1000-$5000)

  • Helps CirqueLouis promote and provide Social Circus training in schools and at public events
  • Enables CirqueLouis to reduces cost of ticket sales at CirqueLouis performances

Fire Eater (over $5,000)

  • Pays for a complete freestanding aerial rig
  • Funds additional outreach programs to unite the circus community in the Louisville area

If you would like to donate please click on our “Donate Now” button to the left or contact  We would absolutely love it if you did!

We can always come and pick it up too – just specify if you want a ball walker, juggler, fire eater or acrobat to come and collect your generous donation!

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