Ways to Donate Sloan Museum of Discovery and Longway Planetarium
Every day, individuals, families, foundations, and corporations partner with Sloan Museum of Discovery and Longway Planetarium so we may together invest in the future of our community. When you give, you’re part of a select group that enables Sloan Museum and Longway Planetarium to create engaging experiences in history and science for our communities. We can only succeed with your philanthropic support. Thank you for your help.Donate
Young minds depend on your support. Each year, over 65,000 schoolchildren experience Sloan Museum and Longway Planetarium's field trips and outreach programs. Additionally, more than 250,000 people enjoy our traveling hands-on science exhibits, historic vehicle displays, and planetarium shows annually.
Give today through cash, pledge, or appreciated securities. All gifts of $1,000 or more are automatically enrolled in our Discovery Society. Discovery Society members get access to many exclusive benefits including special events and discounts.
Donations to Sloan Museum and Longway Planetarium are tax-deductible charitable contributions.
If you prefer to send your contribution by mail, please make a check payable to Sloan Museum and send it to:
1221 E. Kearsley St. Flint, MI 48503
For more information, email Development@SloanLongway.org or call 810-237-7391.
Donor gifts of $150 to $400 will be recognized on the bricks outside the new Sloan Museum of Discovery. Each line of the message on your brick includes up to 16 characters, including spaces and punctuation. You will be contacted requesting the details of your brick message. Sloan Museum of Discovery reserves the right to review and reject any submission.
4"x8" brick - $150
3-line message maximum.
8"x8" brick - $300
6-line message maximum.
12"x12" brick - $400
10-line message maximum. Organization logos are an additional $20. Also includes a Friends of Sloan*Longway one year membership.
Download Brick Order Form or click the button to order online:
Thank you for considering a planned gift to Sloan Museum of Discovery and Longway Planetarium. Planned gifts help preserve and grow our institutions, allowing us to provide
exciting exhibits and programs in science, history and technology. Planned gifts of $10,000 or more will receive a lifetime membership to our exclusive Discovery Society. Download a brochure here, or request that one be mailed, for more details.
WAYS TO GIVE
• Cash (checks)
• Publicly Traded Securities
• Life Insurance when Sloan Museum and/or Longway Planetarium is named as the owner and beneficiary of the insurance policy
• Tangible personal property that has a use related to Sloan Museum and/or Longway Planetarium’s tax-exempt purpose
• Charitable Gift Annuities
• Charitable Trusts
• Bequest within a will or trust
• Gift Annuity Agreement
• Retirement Plan and/or IRA Designation
GIFTS WE CANNOT ACCEPT AT THIS TIME
• Closely held Securities
• Pooled Income Fund monies
If you would like more information on how to make a planned gift, please contact the Development department at development@SloanLongway.org, or call 810-237-7391.
PLEASE CONSULT YOUR ADVISOR
We strongly encourage you to discuss your plans and desires with a trusted advisor. We do maintain a network of professionals with whom we have successfully worked and can provide this list on request. We would be happy to work with your advisor to best assure the fulfillment of your desires. For assistance please contact our Development Team. THANK YOU!
(Your donation is tax-deductible to the fullest extent permitted by law. 501 (c)(3) Non-Profit Organization, Flint Institute of Science and History – Federal Tax I.D. #82-2978635)