Zendaya and the Women Donors Network Donate $100,000 to the North Star Fund

Special thanks to Cal Shakes alum, Zendaya, for her $100,000 donation to the North Star Fund! Her support moves us forward in a big way toward upgrading sound and lighting systems, enhancing the café, and of course funding our 50th Anniversary production of As You Like It, directed by Elizabeth Carter. Thank you Zendaya and the WDN!

“We are deeply grateful to Zendaya and the WDN for their partnership, and their generous grant of $100,000 to the North Star Fund. This gift helps keep Cal Shakes going strong as we prepare for our 50th Anniversary season!” — Clive Worsley, Executive Director, Cal Shakes


“Women Donors Network (“WDN”) has approved a 2024 501(c)(3) grant of $100,000 for California Shakespeare Theater (Cal Shakes). We are very pleased to be able to offer this general support grant in partnership with Zendaya. We hope that our funding supports your work and helps further your strategic vision, wherever funds are most needed.” — Leena Barakat, President & CEO, Women Donors Network

Join Zendaya in supporting Cal Shakes today! Visit https://calshakes.org/support/ to make your tax deductible donation.

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