Rainbow Legacy Fund
Established in 2020, the Rainbow Legacy Fund supports scholarships to 2SLGBTQ+ children and young adults to attend TCK programs throughout the year. The Rainbow Legacy Fund supported 25 scholarships in 2020. Please consider making a one-time or monthly tax-deductible gift to continue providing free art-based programs to young people in our community.
COVID-19 has impacted the ability of many Drag artists to perform. Restaurant and bar closures mean that many artists are unable to earn an income. We need your help to support local Drag artists in the Greater Toronto Area. Your donation will go directly to local queer artists. 100% of proceeds will support the Academy in the following ways:
1. Instructor Fees: This will support artists now. Our faculty comprises of amazing Toronto-based queer artists. Each artist receives an honorarium for sharing their expertise at that Academy.
2. Curriculum Development: Your support will help us develop new courses that further explores drag culture while engaging with performers.
3. Content Creation: Your donation will support local artists to create original content. Artists will apply for funding to create innovative content. This includes our upcoming podcast "Gender Journey".
We offer two opportunities to support the Drag Academy. Corporations and businesses that have a commitment to diversity and inclusion can show their support for this important program through financial sponsorship or product donation.
The Drag Academy relies on the financial support of corporate partners. Your financial donation allows us to engage with distinguished Drag Performers from across Canada to develop our core curriculum. Our classes are taught by a diverse faculty, representing the various genres of drag. Your financial support also supports scholarships
Our scholarships include a” Drag Bag” that will contain all of the essentials needed to unleash the inner performer in our participants. We are looking for product donations of make-up, wigs, fabrics, liquid latex, glitter, glue- the list is exhaustive. If you are interested in aligning your brand with the Drag Academy, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org