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Will you consider a gift to the Annual Fund this year? Every gift truly makes a difference and allows us to fulfill our mission to spark the creativity, imagination, and liveliness of our city by connecting it residents to the experience, meaning, and joy of art. Your 100% tax-deductible gift makes a difference!

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How Far Your Dollar Goes

$42 sponsors one student from a local Tier I school throughout a six-week, in-class teaching artist residency program. Tier I schools are without dedicated art teachers. BMA brings trained teaching artists into the classroom to provide an extended art project tied to class curriculum.

$96 provides roundtrip school bus funding for 60 students from a local Tier I school while on their class field trip to the Museum.

$214 covers all art supplies for 60 students to participate in a six-week, in-class teaching artist residency program.

$485 covers all costs for a group of 60 students from a local Tier I school to enjoy a completely free field trip to the Museum, including bus funding and a studio art activity.

$1,263 sponsors an entire Birmingham City class throughout a 6-week, in-class teaching artist residency program.

$2,500 commissions accessible tactile tables for the smartlab, as well as other Sensory Empowerment Program accessibility upgrades and initiatives, in order to provide a welcoming and accessible space in the BMA, where visitors are empowered to explore art in new ways.

$4,000 funds one of our quarterly Family Festivals which brings in families throughout the community to celebrate cultures from around the world.

$7,500 supports our outreach team with the labor and materials required to provide after school programming at the AG Gaston Boys & Girls Club for one calendar year.

Thank you for committing to the Museum and our mission to serve our community! Donate today!

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Gifts of Stock
Giving appreciated securities, such as stocks and mutual funds, is a wonderful way to make your gift in support of the Museum. For more information, contact the Development team at 205.254.2600. For full instructions download stock transfer PDF.

Matching Gifts
Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match charitable contributions made by their employees. Speak with your employer to see if your company matches gifts. If eligible, request matching gift paperwork from your employer, and send the completed information along with your gift — The BMA will do the rest.