Westport Country Playhouse has been awarded a $75,000 challenge grant from Newman's Own Foundation to leverage donations from individuals, the theater announced.

The challenge was launched Dec. 2 and runs through Wednesday, Dec. 31. During that period, the foundation will match individual donations dollar-for-dollar, up to $75,000, Playhouse officials said.

Gifts may be made online at www.westportplayhouse.org/support or by calling the Playhouse at 203-571-1138.