Support the San Diego Museum of Man


The arts, sciences, and artifacts of humanity lead the Museum of Man to our mission to inspire human connections by exploring the human experience. Your investment and faith in us is appreciated, respected, safeguarded, and converted into value for all ages.

The Museum is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. Our Federal Tax ID #95-1709290. It has received the highest-possible rating from the evaluating organization Charity Navigator.

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Support Our Mission

Introduce yourself; let us know your interests, and let us keep you current on all things anthropological at the MoM.
Be involved. Pick a passion; find a comfortable level of participation and collaboration – you can benefit, as well!

Become a member: Explore advantages of membership and determine the best fit for you!


Donate:To continue the rich tradition of innovative research, exhibitions, and educational outreach, your help is needed today!
Volunteer/Intern: Tailor-made schedules, behind-the-scenes adventures, docent opportunities, and school credit in a unique institution.

Plan to Give: With options to provide tax advantages, this is a popular choice to support the MoM.


Apply for a job: Contribute your skills as a member of our dynamic, passionate, and talented staff.


In-kind Donations: We welcome gifts of supplies, equipment, and services. Please direct any questions to Claudia Ehrlich, Chief Development Officer, at 619-239-2001 ext. 16, or cehrlich@museumofman.org.


Request information: Publications, schedules, reports, and opportunities are yours for the asking.



Win/Win/Win Arrangements: Significant flexibility for donors is available in a variety of giving programs. Professional advisors will offer options and complete explanations at your request.