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Unleash the scientist in everyone!

All children and families deserve opportunities to learn how science and nature are essential to our world.

Your gift today helps us to create engaging exhibits, offer innovative programs, and ensure that all members of our community have access to quality science learning.


Change lives with the inspiration of science through our donor societies!

Have you ever been face-to-face with an alpaca? Watched a butterfly land on your finger? Changed the flow of water on a waterfall?

Join one of our donor societies today so that all children and families have opportunities for these moments of wonder. Help us inspire a lifetime love of science for the next generation!

Donor Societies
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Recurring Giving

Join a dedicated group of supporters who share your passion
Donations to the Museum can be charged directly to a credit card on a convenient monthly schedule

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More ways to give

Support the Museum through planned giving, stock gifts, donor-advised funds, social media fundraising, and more!

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Matching Gifts

Your gift can go even further in supporting the Museum of Life and Science. Instantly find out if your employer can double your donation.

Matching Gifts
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Our donors

Our growing community of supporters shares a love of science learning and passion for the role of science in creating healthy lives, healthy communities, and a healthy planet.

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Have questions? Need assistance figuring out the best option for you? We’re here to help!


Give with confidence. The Museum of Life and Science is a nationally-recognized nonprofit and a registered 501(c)(3) organization; Tax ID# 56-0938434.

We’ve served our community by providing science education and opportunities for experiential family learning for nearly 75 years. Your support helps us do even more!