Financial Gifts

When you support The Buffalo History Museum, you make inspiration and discovery happen. Ensure that the stories of today and the past are preserved and accessible for generations to come.

    Donate a Financial Gift

    Annual Giving & Development

    Megan Hahin
    Director of Development (716) 873-9644 ext. 344

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    Become a Monthly Pillar Donor

    Please consider becoming a Pillar of The Buffalo History Museum with a monthly sustaining gift. Your monthly contribution is a simple and meaningful way to contribute to the Museum’s mission continuously.

    Donate an Artifact

    The Buffalo History Museum adds depth and breadth to the collection by focusing on objects made in or associated with Buffalo and Erie County. These objects are given a permanent and safe home, preserving them and their stories for future generations and making them accessible to the public.

    The Museum continues to add to its collection through gifts and donations from generous individuals and organizations, as well as through purchases funded by supporters of the Museum.

    We are grateful for inquires about artifact donations. However, due to storage space limitations, duplication, and collections policies, all inquiries for artifact donation must be sent in advance to the appropriate contact below before we can assess or confirm any donations.

    3D Object Donations

    Michelle Harris
    Senior Director of Collections (716) 873-9644 ext. 402

    2D Object Donations

    Cynthia Van Ness
    Director of Library & Archives (716) 873-9644 ext. 305

    Artifact Highlights

    Corporate Sponsorship

    If your organization is interested in sponsoring a local nonprofit dedicated to preserving Buffalo’s history, The Buffalo History Museum offers a number of opportunities.

    Corporations can support one of our signature events, such as Paint the Town, Party for the Portico, or our Red Jacket Awards Dinner, the construction or research of a new exhibit, a program series, and much more. To discuss corporate sponsorships at the Museum, contact Megan Hahin at the information below.

    Annual Giving & Development

    Megan Hahin
    Director of Development (716) 873-9644 ext. 344
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