Since 1918, the Mission of the historic Charles A. Melton Arts and Education Center is to contribute to the quality of life for all people of the greater West Chester community by continuing its long commitment to providing educational, recreational, cultural and civic services.

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Make a Difference, Donate Today

Donations are the major source of funding that allow our non-profit organization to operate and provide programs to those in our region who desperately need our assistance. Please make a contribution to help make sure that people living in our community have a place to turn to for the assistance they need so badly.

By contributing to The Charles A. Melton Arts and Education Center, you’ll be recognized as a donor in upcoming issues of our newsletter. The contribution you make is tax-deductible.

The Charles A. Melton Center is counting on your support. Every donation, no matter what size, is greatly appreciated and will be earmarked and put to excellent use. Thank you in advance for your willingness to support the efforts of Charles A. Melton Arts and Education Center and make a difference in our community.

How to Make a Donation

By Check

Please send your tax-deductible donation to the Charles A. Melton Arts and Education Center, 501 E. Miner St. West Chester, PA 19380.

In-Kind Donations and Services

From new floors for our gym to installing a new cooling system, we appreciate the generosity of our partners in the community. Please email Ken at if you have ideas of how you can help. 

Online Donations

We offer two ways to donate online – through our Kindful, our donor management software, or Paypal. 

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