The New Deal Cafe is a non-stock, cooperative membership corporation. Your donation helps fund arts at the cafe and in Roosevelt Center. You do not have to be a member to donate.

How to Make a Tax Deductible Donation

Tax-deductible donations can be made online or by check to the Friends of New Deal Cafe Arts (FONDCA). FONDCA is a non-profit, tax-exempt 501c(3) organization founded in 2002 whose mission is to provide financial and other support for arts and cultural activities at the New Deal Cafe and in Roosevelt Center.

FONDCA sponsors annual free concerts in Roosevelt Center and the art exhibit program at the Cafe, as well as annual events such as the Poetry Reception and special events such as the recent Beech Tree Puppets performance and the 2nd Greenbelt Artists Studio Tour. Your donation to FONDCA can be applied to a specific area like "concerts" or "art shows": simply mark your preference in the memo space on your check or on the PayPal donation page.

You can contact FONDCA's president, Barbara Simon, at with questions or comments about FONDCA's operation.

Donations can be made using PayPal (click below) or by check payable to "FONDCA". Please mail your donation to:

Barbara Simon
121 Lastner Lane
Greenbelt, Maryland 20770

Donate via PayPal with a credit card or an electronic check.

For more information about FONDCA please contact Chris Logan, Treasurer, at