Ways to Give

Give a Gift of Friendship

Giving a Friends membership is a wonderful way to gift a fabulous year of art, exhibitions, and programs to someone special! A Friends membership makes a great present for any special occasion.

Please contact Amber Krieg, Associate Director of Museum Membership and Donor Relations, at 814-863-9191 or adk5@psu.edu.

Be an Event Sponsor

By contributing to the Palmer Museum with a sponsorship, you will be supporting museum educational programs that enrich the lives of children and adults alike, as well as sustaining a vital, free-admission resource for our community and those that visit here.

FRIENDS OF THE PALMER - GALA 2019 - Shout it from the Rooftops! - Click here to download the sponsorship information packet

Gift Planning

Minimize your taxes and maximize your estate. Learn how you can take advantage of various contribution methods to create a legacy at the Palmer Museum of Art and receive tax and income benefits at the same time.

For more information, please contact Penn State's Office of Gift Planning at 888-800-9170 (toll free) or visit www.giftplanning.psu.edu.

Make an IRA Rollover Gift in Support of the Palmer Museum of Art

If you are 70 ½ years old or older, a gift from your IRA may benefit both the museum and yourself. You can learn more about this giving opportunity by visiting www.pennstate.planmygift.org/ira-charitable-rollover or by contacting Don Lenze, director of development, College of Arts and Architecture, at 814-863-2142 or donlenze@psu.edu.

TAX INFORMATION: The IRS does not permit any benefits to be received when gifts are given as an IRA Rollover Gift. Therefore an IRA Rollover Gift cannot be counted toward a Friends of the Palmer Museum of Art Membership or Event Sponsorship.