You can help bring inspiration to life! Your support for science education is what makes The Discovery an exceptional asset to our community. There are many ways that you can provide support for hands-on learning at The Discovery. Here are just a few.
Become a Member
By becoming a member, you not only get unlimited free admission to the museum for a full year and member discounts on educational programming, camps, special events, and birthday parties, you’re supporting The Discovery’s mission to inspire curiosity, creativity and the joy of lifelong learning. Find out more about annual memberships.
Give the Gift of Discovery
Show your friend or family member how much you care. Treat them to museum admission or an annual membership for a birthday, anniversary, holiday, or any special occasion, and support hands-on science education at The Discovery at the same time!
Ask Your Employer to Match Your Donation
You may be able to double or even triple your donation to The Discovery! Many employers sponsor matching gift programs to match charitable contributions made by their employees. Gifts from retirees and spouses may also qualify for a match. To find out if your employer will match your contribution, please use our Employer Donation Matching search tool.
Create a Facebook Fundraiser
Leverage the power of your Facebook friends to raise money for The Discovery. Create a fundraiser on Facebook is a great way to support the museum while also showing your friends how much you value what The Discovery does for our community. Check out these easy-to-follow instructions for getting started.
You Shop. Amazon gives. Amazon.com has made it easy to support The Discovery when you shop online through AmazonSmile. You’ll enjoy all the same great benefits of shopping online (whether you are a Prime Member, or not) and Amazon donates 0.5% of your total purchase amount to The Discovery.
Host a Benefit Event
Whether you are hosting a private birthday party, or an annual company event, consider designating The Discovery as your charity of choice. You can ask guests to give a gift to The Discovery in lieu of a present, direct proceeds from a fundraiser to the museum, or find other creative ways to promote giving in support of our mission.