Wish List

The Empress uses a great deal of supplies, services and has a number of small equipment needs to lower the cost or imporve the efficiency of our programming and operations.  If you see something on this list you'd like to help us by providing, remember all donations of cash, goods or services are tax deductible as allowed by law.

Our Current Wish List

Check back often as we update this list frequently

Certificates/Auction Items/Gift Cards

Airline miles
Discounts or free room vouchers for area hotels
Auction/Raffle/Prize Wheel items
Gift Certificates/Gift Cards To:
    --Home Depot (or similar)
    --Office Supplies
    --Grocery Stores/Smart & Final/CostCo
    --BevMo Discounts
    --Local area restaurants

Storage / Office Supplies

Industrial Plastic Shelving (Home Depot): ask for exact sizes/quantities needed
Rubbermaid tub-type storage containers
Office Supplies:
    --Copy paper (bright white, low dust, inkjet paper)
    --#10 envelopes (plain white)
    --High-volume ink cartridges for HP OfficeJet Pro 7780
    --manila file folders (recycled, cutless, 5-tab)
    --mailing labels (Avery 8320 white or clear)
    --dry erase board 3' x 2'
    --dry erase markers - fine point & thick, dry erase erasers
    --portable flip chart easel with flip chart pads - 27" x 32" and colorful markers - fine and thick point
    --presentation board - 3 panel 3' H x 6' W with fabric panel
Trade show-type easy set-up display booth (indoor/outdoor, 10'x10')

Office & Greenroom Furnishings

Dorm-sized refridgerator for Greenroom
Small microwave for Greenroom
Lateral file cabinets
Rolling bar (or someone willing to build one for us)
Music stands
Orchestra chairs
Industrial clothing racks
Wine storage racks

Construction Materials & Help

Building materials and donated time/work
Handyperson to donate a couple hours each month for theater touch-up


APC brand Battery backup UPS's (varous sizes needed)
4) Computers (Dell or similar brand, new or current model only: high-speed processors & extra memory for crunching numbers and handling high-rez graphics, video and sound files)
Blu-Ray DVD player, digital outputs, surround sound output, perfer rack mountable model
Digital Projection (check with us on complete specifications)
high-rez video switcher
Laptop or rackmountable CPU with PowerPoint
Industrial Motorola two way radios with headsets and chargers (check with us on specs)
Commerical quality high-resolution digital camera
Commercial quality high-resolution video camera

Concession Equipment

Reach-in cooler (NSF certified prefered, check with us on size requirements)
Industrial microwave (NSF certified required, check with us on size requirements)
Fire extinguisher (rechargable, must meet fire code for public facilities)

Hospitality & Marketing

Empress logo tee shirts (we'll supply artwork)
4) 6 foot tablecloth with our logo silk screened on material (we'll supply artwork)
10) linen tablecloths for 72 inch tall cocktail rounds
Prize wheel
Tour bus (we can dream, can't we?)

How To Donate Items From This List

Email or call us for more information or to arrange to donate items from this list:

amber@empresstheatre.org or 707-552-2400, ext 21