At Smithsonian Associates, we put the Smithsonian's vast knowledge network at your fingertips. Although part of the Smithsonian, we receive no federal funds, relying on individual contributions and sponsorships to help bridge the gap between program expenses and ticket revenues.
When you join you become a part of the largest museum-based cultural and educational
program in the world. As an insider, you will have unparalleled access to the Smithsonian's
immense resources, and depending on your level of membership, enjoy exclusive membership benefits.
Ways to Give
Smithsonian Associates depends on individual donors of all levels to sustain its wide-ranging programs that delight, inspire, and educate.
Employer Matching Gifts
Employer matching gifts are a great way to add to your support for Smithsonian Associates.
Corporate sponsorships help put the Smithsonian's knowledge network into the hands of your current and future customers.
Make a gift that advances Smithsonian Associates' important mission while also providing yourself with significant financial benefits.