Ways To Give

Membership – With a yearly gift of as little as $25, you can become a MONA Member. MONA Members provide vital support to our mission to tell the story of Nebraska through the art of Nebraska. Take advantage of everything that MONA has to offer and help keep MONA admission free for everyone. Become a MONA member today. Find more information here.

MONA’s Annual Fund – Many current MONA Members choose to make additional donations to MONA’s Annual Fund. The Annual Fund gift that you make at this time will help MONA maintain our exhibition schedule and educational programs in the coming year and help us continue to build a museum of national significance that enriches the lives of Nebraskans and Nebraska visitors for generations to come. Find more information here.

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Give Where You Live 2018 – MONA welcomes your support to Grow More Good by giving during the Kearney area Give Where You Live Campaign which culminates on Thursday, December 6. Your donation during this campaign makes MONA eligible for a greater share of matching funds provided by the Kearney Area Community Foundation, which will Grow the impact MONA can make through exhibitions and programs.

A gift may be made in any of the following ways:

  • Online: Visit givewhereyoulive.net/mona and click “DONATE.”
  • Mail or In Person at MONA: Drop off or mail a donation between now and 5 p.m. on December 6 to 2401 Central Avenue. Checks must be made payable to “Kearney Area Community Foundation,” with “MONA” on the memo line of your check. Your donation will be held until December 6.
  • Phone: Call (308) 865-8559 between now and 5 p.m. on December 6. MONA staff will take your information and hold your donation until December 6.

Exhibition sponsorship – MONA presents over 20 new art exhibitions every year that reflect and enhance the Nebraska experience. Exhibition sponsorship donations, ranging from $1,000 to $5,000, help us to vary our exhibitions to present the full range of art that tells the story of Nebraska. For information about upcoming exhibitions, call the MONA Development Office at (308) 865-8167.

Event sponsorship – For as little as $100, you can help to sponsor an educational event like MONA’s “Family Arts Festival,” a musical event like the MONA Guild’s “Sounds of Summer,” or a public program like MONA’s popular “MONA Showcase.” For information, call the MONA Development Office at (308) 865-8167.

Planned gifts – Bequests, gift annuities, and charitable remainder trusts help you combine philanthropy with effective financial and estate planning. For information about making a planned gift to MONA, call the MONA Development Office at (308) 865-8167.

Matching Gifts – Many employers sponsor matching gift programs to encourage employees to contribute to nonprofit organizations. Most programs match contributions dollar for dollar, increasing the impact and benefit of your donation to MONA. To learn if your employer offers this program, please contact your Human Resources Office.

AmazonSmile – Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Museum of Nebraska Art whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.




Community Services Fund of Nebraska – MONA is a proud member of Community Services Fund, a federation of nonprofit agencies supported by work site giving campaigns. Learn more at www.communityservicesfund.org