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For our ancestors. For our children. And for future generations.

Realizing the power of our history and visibility, the time has come to tell our story in our own words. The journey has begun in earnest, and we welcome your early support to help build this revolutionary museum from the ground up.

Justin Henry. © Leandro Justen

Become a friend of the museum with a gift of any size

Become a Founding Donor

We’ll open our first home in New York City in October 2026. By making a donation of any size before then you will be recognized on a wall in our galleries. Donate Now

Become a Founding Member

Join us at $72 / Year or $6 / Month to receive a limited-edition Pride-themed sticker pack and enamel pin.

We’ll open our first home in New York City in October 2026. By becoming a member you will be recognized on a wall in our galleries. Become a Member Now

 

Other Ways to Give

Planned Giving

If you are interested in Legacy Gifts or Bequests, please visit our Planned Giving page.

Donate by Check

Please make checks payable to:

The Fund for the City of New York | Attn: American LGBTQ+ Museum | 121 Avenue of the Americas FL 6, New York, NY 10013

Make a Gift of Stock

To make a gift of stock or security, please contact give@americanlgbtqmuseum.org.

Donor‑Advised Funds & Corporate Matching Accounts

If you would like to make a gift through your Donor-Advised Fund or Corporate Matching Account, please direct your contribution to our fiscal sponsor the Fund for the City of New York. In the memo or comments section of your donation, please note that “this gift is intended for the American LGBTQ+ Museum.” If you have any questions about gifts via donor-advised fund or corporate matching account, then please contact give@americanlgbtqmuseum.org.

Join our History Makers Circle

With a gift of $1,000.00 or more and receive special reports and updates, as well as invitations to Museum events and receptions.

Join Our Founders Council

With a gift of $25,000 or more, receive personal updates from our leadership on the impact of your foundational support, as well as invitations to Museum events and receptions. Founders Council members are recognized on our website.

Support our Campaign

To learn more about Making History Together, our $30 million campaign, click here.

Become a Corporate Sponsor

We offer Naming Opportunities beginning at $10,000.

Other Ways to Support

Can’t donate directly? Consider showing us your love in other ways.

Subscribe to our Newsletter

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Follow us on Socials

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Host an Event

If you are interested in hosting a fundraising event, contact give@americanlgbtqmuseum.org.