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Your fully tax-deductible gift is vital to sustaining our mission and will have an immediate impact. Thank you so much for your donation.

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You now have an opportunity to double the impact of your donation through a generous Matching Gift Challenge. I hope you will consider a gift to help us achieve our goal of raising an additional $100,000.



Other ways to donate:

Tribute Donations

Recognize, honor, and celebrate people and events that are important to you.


Planned Giving

You can ensure that we continue to provide extraordinary creative encounters for our patrons through a gift in your estate plans.


Donate Art

Whether you have a single piece or an entire collection that needs a permanent home, please consider gifting art to the museum.


Become a Member

As a member, you’ll receive free unlimited admission all year-round to our locations, access to our compelling collections and groundbreaking exhibitions, invitations to receptions, and valuable discounts to our museum stores.


Donation Information

A tax deduction is an item you can subtract from your taxable income to lower the amount of taxes you owe. Palm Springs Art Museum is a tax-exempt organization as defined by IRS Section 501c (3), to which gifts and donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

All proceeds support Palm Springs Art Museum exhibitions, acquisitions, programs, and general operations.

Federal Tax ID number 95-1809576.

We will not sell, share or trade our donors' names or personal data with any other entity, nor send mailings to our donors on behalf of other organizations. 

This privacy policy applies to all personal data received by Palm Springs Art Museum, both online and offline, as well as any electronic, written, or oral communications.

To the extent any donations are processed through a third-party service provider, our donors’ personal data will only be used for purposes necessary to process the donation.

Philanthropy is based on voluntary action for the common good. It is a tradition of giving and sharing that is primary to the quality of life. To assure that philanthropy merits the respect and trust of the general public and that donors and prospective donors can have full confidence in the not-for-profit organizations and causes they are asked to support, we declare that all donors have these rights:

  1. To be informed of the organization’s mission, of the way the organization intends to use donated resources, and of its capacity to use donations effectively for their intended purposes.
  2. To be informed of the identity of those serving on the organization’s governing board, and to expect the board to exercise prudent judgment in its stewardship responsibilities.
  3. To have access to the organization’s most recent financial statements.
  4. To be assured their gifts will be used for the purposes for which they were given.
  5. To receive appropriate acknowledgment and recognition.
  6. To be assured that information about their donations is handled with respect and with confidentiality to the extent provided by law.
  7. To expect that all relationships with individuals representing organizations of interest to the donor will be professional in nature.
  8. To be informed whether those seeking donations are volunteers, employees of the organization or hired solicitors.
  9. To have the opportunity for their names to be deleted from mailing lists that an organization may intend to share.
  10. To feel free to ask questions when making a donation and to receive prompt, truthful and forthright answers.


  • Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP)
  • Association for Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP)
  • Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE)
  • Giving Institute: Leading Consultants to Non-Profits