Please Donate

In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre is made possible by YOUR donations! Whether you give in support of MayDay, the Education Program or simply because you love In the Heart of the Beast: THANK YOU for your generous support!

*HOBT is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and your gift is 100% tax deductible.

Close your busy intellect
Feel the Earth underneath your feet
Use all your senses
Open your heart

-Mona Smith, Dakota Media Artist


May this be a time of rest, to breathe deep,
to be present to this moment.

Thank you for all the ways you touch this Earth with love,
with gratitude.

It is a gift to be alive with you in this, our collected work.
Much joy for this day, and for this coming year - with YOU!

We are grateful for your support. Thank you for all the positive things we have done and will do together.

From all of us at In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theater


THANK YOU to our funders and friends!

Many thanks to the hundreds of individuals who have joined Heartbeats, made monthly sustaining gifts, made Give to the Max donations, and contributed time and resources to support HOBT programming this year. The Board, Staff, Artists and Volunteers sincerely THANK YOU for your continuing generosity.

National Endowment for the Arts

Minnesota State Arts Board – Operating Support

Minnesota State Arts Board – Arts Access Program

Jerome Foundation

McKnight Foundation

Hugh J. Andersen Foundation

HRK Foundation

Wells Fargo Community Foundation

Still Ain’t Satisfied


Fidelity Charitable Funds

Community Shares of Minnesota

Troutman-Blumenshine Family Fund

Cy and Paula DeCosse Fund

Phoebe and Maureen Trepp – Minnesota Community Foundation

Midtown Phillips Neighborhood Association Inc.

Mississippi Watershed Management Organization

One Minneapolis Fund