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Donate Funds

The Museum’s source of operational funds are Membership dues, earned income from events and cash donations. It is easy to make a cash donation anytime. You can make an online donation using the form below. You can mail a check to the Museum, at PO Box 55, Government Camp, OR 97028. You may also call the museum at 503-272-3301 and make a Credit Card donation. Whatever works for you, works for us. All donations are tax deductible and qualify as an Oregon Cultural Trust matching donation. Our IRS non-profit 501 c 3 ID# is 93-1243747.

The Museum has several funds, and each has a specific purpose. Donors can specify which fund they would like to donate to.

Donation Incentives: All donors of $5000.00 or more to any fund will have their name engraved on the Honor Plaques. A name may be added to the In Memory of plaque for a $5000.00 donation.


It’s as easy as one, two, three.

  1. MAKE A DONATION to Mt. Hood Cultural Center and Museum
    • Donate on our website 
    • Call 503-272-3301
  2. MAKE A MATCHING GIFT to the Cultural Trust.
  3. CLAIM YOUR ENTIRE CONTRIBUTION to the Trust as a tax credit.

The cultural tax credit is generous: up to $500 for individuals, $1,000 for couples filing jointly, and $2,500 for corporations.

Donate, match, get the whole match back!

After you’ve so kindly donated to us, match the donation at

The Mt. Hood Cultural Center & Museum is run by people like you, who support our Mission Statement and would like to help preserve the history of Mount Hood. We depend on donations of many kinds to run, expand, and enhance the museum. There are many ways to give a gift to support Mt. Hood Cultural Center & Museum.