Gifts of securities
If you make a mutual fund or stocks gift, instead of cash, you will likely enjoy greater tax savings: your cost to make a gift will be lower and the impact of your charitable dollars will be higher. See the document linked below for details. If you have questions, email Sandra Avelar or call (773) 947-3148.
Procedure for gifts of securities [PDF]
You can help MSI reduce its expenses and be a better steward of gifts by donating goods or services. Examples include artifacts for our exhibits, food and beverages for events, supplies for educational programming; the list goes on and on.
Bring science to life for our guests by serving as a Museum volunteer.
Many companies will match employee gifts. It's an easy way to double, triple or even quadruple the impact of your support! Check our list to see if your company has matched gifts to MSI.
Shop on Amazon and the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate a portion of the purchase price from your purchases to MSI. Make sure to select the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago as your charity and shop using this link: smile.amazon.com.