Special Gifts Theatre

Special Gifts Theatre

Be Part of the Possibilities

Be Part of the Possibilities

SGT…A Place to Grow Together! Seeds of Education. Seeds of Friendship. Seeds of Confidence. Seeds of Opportunity.  Special Gifts Theatre offers multiple programs throughout the year for individuals with special needs of all ages…including adults! The stage is used as an educational platform to develop speech and language skills, social and emotional literacy and increase
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Past Spotlights

Past Spotlights

Visit the pictorial campaigns below. You will see a display of relationships forming, dreams beginning, and growth occurring. 2012 Spotlight 2011 Spotlight 2010 Spotlight 2009 Spotlight

Meet my son Asher…a Peer Mentor

Meet my son Asher…a Peer Mentor

Asher saw his first SGT performance when he was in third grade and knew immediately that he wanted to be a part of the program.   He became a mentor the following year and has been with the program ever since – now in his sixth year. To mark the occasion of his becoming a bar
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Meet my son John…a Student…

Meet my son John…a Student…

John was diagnosed at an early age as developmentally delayed including speech apraxia; a motor speech disorder resulting in him having a difficult time saying sounds, syllables and words.  So when his school informed us about Special Gifts Theatre as an opportunity, we were curious as to how they would adapt to his special needs.  
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Jeremy, SGT staff member

Jeremy, SGT staff member

“SGT has provided our family with wonderful lessons in compassion, understanding and giving back. Our family has benefited just as much as the Special Gifts themselves. We have been happy to support the organization over the years.” – Cathy and Bob, parents of Jeremy Special Gifts Theatre has been part of my life since I
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Kenneth and Susan, Grandparents of Emma, SGT peer mentor

Kenneth and Susan, Grandparents of Emma, SGT peer mentor

Special, that’s what SGT is all about.  It tugs at our hearts to see the pride and sense of accomplishment that these kids receive being part of the production.  We must also remember the peer mentors that gladly give their time.  And, a special shout out goes to the entire staff who work tirelessly to
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Advisory Committee

Advisory Committee

1 committee, 11 students, unlimited ideas! Our Peer Mentor Advisory Committee has taken on more than simply advising new mentors. Sarah has raised over $5000 with her fundraising efforts, Kevin is putting together a group of friends to support SGT, Katie is increasing our social media efforts – the list goes on!  All of them
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Geoff and Jeremy, Peer Mentors

Geoff and Jeremy, Peer Mentors

Being part of SGT has helped me become a better leader and a more understanding and open-minded person. I return ever year because I love to help people, I love the program, and honestly, it’s really fun! SGT has shown me how diverse our population really is. The students come from all different backgrounds, different
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Katie Chang, SGT Peer Mentor

Katie Chang, SGT Peer Mentor

I can’t even describe to you how lucky I am to have discovered this organization 7 years ago. SGT literally changed my life. It changed my perception of people with disabilities. It changed my approach to people in general. It gave me such an incredible peek into what life is like for those who don’t have
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Kelly, SGT Student

Kelly, SGT Student

This is Kelly’s 8th season with SGT. She has been in the program since she was 4 years old and absolutely loves coming back year after year. SGT is a place that Kelly can express herself without judgment and a place she can perform and shine. I have seen growth in her confidence, and in
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