Ways To Give


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.

Bison Society

We invite you to join the MONA Bison Society and to support our mission to celebrate Nebraska’s heritage through notable works by 19th century artist explorers. Find out more information here.

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Give Where You Live 2023

MONA welcomes your support to Grow More Good by giving during the Kearney area Give Where You Live Campaign which culminates on Thursday, December 3. 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.

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 artful event like MONA’s “Family Arts Festival,” an educational session like the MONA’s “Collection Connection,” or a public program like MONA’s popular “Student Art Shows.” 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.

Memorials and Tributes

A memorial or tribute gift is a thoughtful way to honor family or friends. When you make a memorial or tribute gift, a personalized card is sent to the individual, family, or organization being honored. You also receive a letter acknowledging your gift to MONA. Give a memorial or tribute gift online, mail it to, or contact us at:

Museum of Nebraska Art
2401 Central Avenue
Kearney, NE 68847
(308) 865-8559


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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