Individual Gifts

Giving a charitable gift to the Elmhurst Art Museum is an important decision. The satisfaction of giving comes with knowing that you are investing in the quality of life in our community.

Support Elmhurst teens exploring art. Your year-end gift will support Teen Art Council field trips to other museums, publications, staff guidance, and public art installations. Our Board will match your year-end donation to sustain the Teen Art Council program. Invest in the curious and DOUBLE your gift with this match challenge.

Membership Opportunities

Membership is your connection to the museum. Support our efforts of inspiring our community, and benefit from exclusive opportunities.

Yes, I want to help Elmhurst Art Museum spark creativity in others and support arts programming in my community.

Donations may be given directly to our general operations, or to support specific programs such as our exhibitions, McCormick House restorations, events, school tours, Teen Art Council, and other initiatives.

For more information about sponsorship opportunities or ways to give, such as stock transfers or bequests, please contact the John McKinnon at (630) 834-0202.


Provide a lasting commitment through a bequest, which is the most popular type of planned giving. Such gifts are are crucial to the growth and success of the Elmhurst Art Museum. A bequest to the Museum may help you meet your financial and estate-planning goals.