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Support us by becoming a member, making a donation or leaving a bequest
Become a member
Join as a member of the V&A Americas Foundation and enjoy a closer relationship with the V&A.
Be a part of a network of international supporters and advocates whose donations underpin the vital work of the museum.
The V&A relies on the generosity of the V&A Americas Foundation.
We are delighted to accept donations from individuals, foundations and corporations. Your support can go toward keeping the V&A open for all, or to specific projects including capital campaigns, exhibitions, conservation or acquisitions, education programming or endowment.
Donate today to help us inspire future generations and keep the museum free for everyone to discover and enjoy.
Gift an object
The V&A continues to acquire works for its world-class collection, many of which are gifted directly by private individuals.
The museum has a responsibility to protect and preserve the objects that are accepted into its collection for all time. If you are thinking of giving an object to the V&AAF, please contact us with further information.
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Create a lasting legacy with a gift in your Will
By making a bequest in your Will or Trust, or creating a Charitable Gift Annuity to receive payments for life, you can help protect our cultural heritage for future generations. All donors who make a planned gift are welcome to join the V&A Henry Cole Circle.
Charitable status and tax exemption
The Victoria and Albert Museum Americas Foundation (V&AAF). is an independent charitable organization which has traditionally supported the work of the V&A.
It is recognized by the US Internal Revenue Service as a tax-exempt entity described in section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
Donations to the V&AAF are deductible for US tax purposes to the extent permitted by law.
For reference, our tax identification number is 13-3212077.