Ways to Give


Your tax-deductible gift allows The Heckscher Museum to thrive! There are many ways to play a part in the Museum’s success​.

Questions? E-mail Development@Heckscher.org.

Make a general donation or support the Annual Appeal to help grow and sustain Museum exhibitions and education programs.


Members are the heart of The Heckscher Museum, providing essential support for the Museum’s extraordinary collection, inspiring exhibitions, and an array of educational programs. Take advantage of a full year’s worth of benefits including free Museum admission, invitations to exhibition receptions, members-only programs, and more!

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Our dedicated Art Circle members provide essential financial support which allows us to preserve and showcase an extraordinary collection, present a full calendar of rotating exhibitions, and offer an exciting variety of educational programs and events. Art Circle members are important philanthropic partners and champions of our mission.

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Increase the impact of your gift! Many companies offer Matching Gift programs which will match an employee or retiree’s donation. Contact your company’s Human Resource Office today to see if they participate or see list below.

Adobe Systems Inc.
Allstate Insurance Company
American Eagle Outfitters
American Express
AOL Inc.
Avis Budget Group
Avon Products
BAE Systems
Bank of America/Merrill Lynch
Baxter International Inc.
Benjamin Moore & Co.
Best Buy
BNY Mellon
BP (British Petroleum)
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Broadridge Financial Solutions
CA Technologies (Computer Associates)
Cabot Oil and Gas
Canon U.S.A., Inc.
Cardinal Health, Inc.
Century 21
Charles Schwab Corporation
Coach, Inc.
The Coca-Cola Company
Colgate-Palmolive Company
Conoco Phillips
Costco Wholesale Corporation
Dell, Inc.
The Dress Barn
Eli Lilly and Company/Lilly
Exxon Mobil
Gap, Inc. (including Banana Republic and Old Navy)
General Electric
General Mills
Goldman Sachs
Hewlett-Packard Company
Home Depot
IBM Corporation
J.P. Morgan Chase
Johnson  & Johnson
Johnson Controls Inc.
Levi Strauss  & Co.
Macy’s, Inc. (including Bloomingdale’s)
McAfee, Inc.
McDonald’s Corporation
Mitsubishi Corporation
Morgan Stanley
National Grid USA
Neiman Marcus Group
New York Life Insurance Company
Northrop Grumman Corporation
Pall Corporation
Penguin Random House
Peoples Bank
PepsiCo (including Frito- Lay, Inc.)
Pfizer Corporation
Pitney Bowes Inc.
Prudential Insurance Company
PSEG Long Island
Renaissance Technologies
Sallie Mae
Simons Foundation
Sony Corporation of America
Soros Fund Management
State Farm
State Street Corporation
TD Ameritrade
The Walt Disney Corporation
Warner Bros. Discovery
Wells Fargo

Honor a friend or family member or celebrate a significant milestone such as an anniversary, graduation, or birthday by making a Tribute Gift. Or honor a loved-one’s legacy by making a Memorial Gift.


Support “brick and mortar” projects to ensure that the Museum’s physical facilities meet public and staff needs. The Museum’s building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.


Support the conservation of a work of art in the Museum’s Permanent Collection in need of care.

Adopt a Work of Art

The Heckscher Museum welcomes gifts of art consistent with the focus of its collection and the Museum’s commitment to excellence. Many donors make a gift of art to enhance the Museum’s exhibitions, education programs, and scholarship for the enjoyment of future generations. To inquire about making a gift of art, contact the Museum’s Curator.


Discover the benefits of giving a gift of stocks or mutual funds, which often create tax savings. Transfers of stock or other securities benefit you and The Heckscher Museum.

It is important to notify the Museum’s staff prior to the transfer of stock or mutual funds. Contact the Development Department for further information.


Shape the future. Create your legacy. Join the Visionaries! The Heckscher Museum established the Visionaries to recognize those who have made a provision for the Museum in their will or have named the Museum as a beneficiary of specific assets.

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Donate to an ongoing invested fund that provides long-term, financial stability for the Museum’s future.

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The Heckscher Museum of Art is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) educational organization.

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