Individual Donors

Andalo’s Circle of Giving

DID YOU KNOW

  • The Children’s Museum of Virginia is an educational asset with an economic impact.
  • The Children’s Museum of Virginia has an average annual attendance (pre-COVID-19) of 175,000 visitors from across Virginia and from all 50 states.
  • A 2017 study by Old Dominion University valued the economic impact of the CMVA at $5.1 million.
Andalo
Andalo with kids

“We made our first trip to the Children’s Museum…We are getting a membership and can’t wait to go back and explore!”

Sherrie B.

Newport News, Virginia.

Gift Levels + Benefits

Join our members who are making an impact in the Hampton Roads community and beyond. Donations to the Portsmouth Museums Foundation help make Portsmouth a destination families love returning to again and again. Your support helps us continually improve our programs, exhibits, and events for everyone to enjoy for years to come. 

Please contact us at 757-393-8983 ext.13 or ayersc@portsmouthva.gov to arrange individual donations, or make a secure donation online via the PayPal link below.

$25,000 and Above

  • Complimentary tickets to select museum events
  • Invitations to Member/Donor exclusive events
  • 4 Children’s Museum Memberships (Good for one year)
  • Discounted Birthday Party Room rental (Non-transferable and subject to availability)
  • Plus everything below:

$10,000

  • Six (6) one-time passes to the Children’s Museum
  • Invitations to Member/Donor exclusive events
  • Plus everything below:

$5,000

  • Permanent brick in courtyard
  • 15% discount in Children’s Museum gift shop
  • Plus everything below:

$1,000

  • Recognition in Portsmouth Museums Foundation publications

The Portsmouth Museums Foundation accepts gifts of appreciated stock. To learn more about this way of giving, please call the Foundation’s office.

Donate securely via PayPal

Corporate Donors

Corporate Circle of Excellence

DID YOU KNOW

  • The Children’s Museum of Virginia is an educational asset with an economic impact.
  • The Children’s Museum of Virginia Has an average annual attendance (pre-COVID-19) of 175,000 visitors from across Virginia and from all 50 states.
  • A 2017 study by Old Dominion University valued the economic impact of the CMVA at $5.1 million.
Children's Museum of VA
Thank you to our Corporate Circle of Excellence members! Your gifts help us pursue our mission to broaden the cultural quality of life in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

President’s Circle
Sentara

Director’s Circle
The Beazley Foundation
First Team Auto Group

Ambassador’s Circle
Rivers Casino Portsmouth

Gift Levels + Benefits

Join our members who are making a significant impact every day in the lives of children and families in Hampton Roads and beyond. With your support, together we can help the Children’s Museum of Virginia be “where imagination takes flight!”

Please contact us at 757-393-8983 ext.13 or ayersc@portsmouthva.gov to arrange corporate donations.

PRESIDENT’S CIRCLE

$100,000 and above (Annual support of $20,000 for five years)
  • Inclusion on Corporate Circle Circle of Excellence plaque
    Director’s Dialogue – Behind-the-Scenes tour for employees and clients (Limit 50 guests)
  • Automatic sponsorship of all Portsmouth Museums Foundation events
  • Plus everything below:

DIRECTOR’S CIRCLE

$50,000 and above (Annual support of $10,000 for five years)
  • Museum facility rental for one corporate event (Restrictions apply)
  • Free admission on a specified day for up to 25 employees and clients
  • Plus everything below:

AMBASSADOR’S CIRCLE

$25,000 and above (Annual support of $5,000 for five years) 
  • Recognition in Portsmouth Museums Foundation publications and on website
  • 15% Discount at Children’s Museum Gift Shop
  • Permanent brick in courtyard walkway

Donate securely via PayPal

Planned Giving

The Gift of a Lifetime

Want the impact of your investment to last more than your lifetime? Consider including the Portsmouth Museums Foundation in your estate plans. Please call the Foundation office for more information. If you’ve already named the Portsmouth Museums Foundation as a beneficiary, please let us know so that we may appropriately express our gratitude for your gift of a lifetime!

757-393-8983 ext.13
ayersc@portsmouthva.gov

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