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The National Health & Public Safety History Museum is grateful to the many generous individuals, foundations, corporations, and government agencies that have made contributions to support the Museum's programs and exhibitions.
If you would like information on ways to support the Museum, please call 254.629.7005 or contact us VIA EMAIL
There are many ways you can support the museum, its efforts and growth. Below are the opportunities for supporting the museum and those valuable partners that have chosen to become a part of this exciting adventure!
Charitable contributions to our museum are vital to its continued success in preserving the heritage of our local textile, shoe, brick and other industries. Generous donations support our exhibits and programs, as well as operational expenses that are so key to keeping our museum alive.
Your gift - no matter the size - will make a significant impact on educational programming or preservation of our collections. Giving to our unrestricted annual fund will assist us with meeting our greatest needs such as operational expenses to keep our doors open. Our museum accepts donations in person, by mail, or securely online with credit cards.
Honor someone special with a tribute gift to our museum. You may wish to memorialize a loved one or a fallen brother or sister and express your sympathy with a donation.
PLANNED GIVING AND ENDOWMENTS
When you and the Museum work together to establish a planned gift, you leave a lasting legacy and enable us to continue its work in perpetuity. Please call or email. We would be delighted to talk with you.
DONATING ARTIFACTS AND PIECES
Our museum thanks you for considering a donation to our collection. It is only through the generosity of people like you that our museum has such an outstanding collection. Donating your personal artifacts to the museum collection is a way to ensure that your story and legacy is preserved for many generations.
Our Museum only accepts items that appropriately our theme and mission. These donation items must be related to the history of work, arts, and community of Frontline Responders, nurses, doctors, the military, etc. Objects that are too large to fit into the collections storage space or are in too poor condition to be properly cared for are regularly declined by Collections staff.
If you aren’t sure if your donation falls into the categories listed above, call or email us to determine if your donation is appropriate for the Museum's collection.
We highly recommend that you consult with an attorney or financial tax advisor for more information on how to receive a tax deduction for your donation.
$10,000 Gift or more
$5000 to $9999 Gift
$3000 to $4999 Gift
$2000 to $2999 Gift
$500 to $1999 Gift
$100 to $499 Gift
In-Kind, Artifact Gifts
Thank you for supporting The National Health & Public Safety History Museum. Through your gifts, the museum is able to provide programs and services around the country, engage and educate the public with pieces of enduring quality, facilitate dialogue with diverse audiences, and collect, preserve, and educate for the enrichment of present and future generations.
Life In The Arena is a 501(c)3 organization.
For any questions regarding giving to the museum, please contact the development department using the contact form on this page.
Your planned giving can be set up by using the form on this page or by simply selecting an amount and setting up regular payments through the Life In The Arena PayPal Donation Button found within this site.
Your 100 percent tax deductible gift will serve as a direct contribution to our exhibitions and we thank you in advance for your generosity.