Individual Giving

There Are Many Ways to Support the Children’s Museum

We love our donors. Individual giving from generous members of our community supports the Children’s Museum and our ongoing mission. And there are several ways for individuals to contribute to the Children’s Museum of Sonoma County.

Ways to Give Individually

One-time and Recurring Donations

Make one-time or monthly monetary donations to the Children’s Museum of any amount you are comfortable giving. Donations are tax deductible!

Or write a check payable to “Children’s Museum of Sonoma County” at:
P.O. Box 6141
Santa Rosa, CA 95406

kids in the garden of the childrens museum of sonoma county

Employer Matching Donations

Check with your HR department to see if your company has a matching individual giving program. Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match charitable contributions made by their employees, retirees and/or employees’ spouses.

A little boy playing with bubbles and a bubble wand at The Sonoma County Children's Museum

In-kind Donations

Please call (707) 546-4069 or email to speak to one of our Museum staff about in-kind donations or donating specific items to the Children’s Museum.

We do ask that our members not bring donations to the Museum without prior approval.

A small child playing with a spray bottle in the interactive art wall at the Children's Museum of Sonoma County

Other Ways to Support the Children’s Museum

Join Our Circle of Innovation

The Circle of Innovation’s role is critical to sustain our mission: to inspire curiosity and creativity through joyful, transformative experiences. Annual contributors of $1,000 or more are welcomed as members in the Circle of Innovation.

Little girl at The Children's Museum of Sonoma County inside an interactive art exhibit about the life cycle of a butterfly

Legacy Giving

Make a significant impact through a gift that costs nothing in your lifetime through legacy giving or a charitable bequest in your will, trust or a beneficiary designation in your IRA or insurance policy.

young kids playing at exhibit within the childrens museum of sonoma county

Purchase a Contributing Membership

Make an impact! Become a member and supporter of the Museum when you purchase one of our contributing membership levels. A contributing membership gets you free annual admission to the museum and donates an annual membership to a local family in need.

A child playing at a Sensory Friendly Events in Santa Rosa at the Children's Museum of Sonoma County

The Children’s Museum of Sonoma County was founded in 2005 and is designated as a tax-exempt nonprofit charitable 501(c)(3) organization by the Internal Revenue Service with the Tax ID #20-3496878.


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