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The Children’s Museum is a registered children’s charity (#10348 0943 RR0001)

Our family of supporters is vital to the economic engine that has propelled the Children’s Museum forward for over three decades and enabled us to thrive as one of Manitoba’s most popular cultural institutions.

Your financial or in-kind contribution can be directed towards of any of the following four areas:

  • Operations
    It costs $5,931.25  a day to run the Children’s Museum. We meet our mission 359 days a year, and 147,500+ people visit us annually. Support of our operations and programming is always appreciated.
  • Free2Play Access Program
    In 2016, we are pleased to report that 7,983 under-supported children and their caregivers explored our 12 permanent hands-on galleries and engaged in special events, fun programming, and other unique educational experiences – all for FREE. The number of participants benefitting from this access program is dependent on financial support. Learn more about the Free2Play Access Program here.
  • Rural Access Program
    Free Children’s Museum school programming and transportation subsidies are available to qualifying rural Manitoban schools, which in 2016  created educational opportunities for 1,183 rural visitors. The number of participants benefitting from this access program is dependent on financial support. Learn more about the Rural Access Program here.
  • Capital Campaign
    The Children’s Museum offers a welcoming and imaginative 35,000 square-foot space with endless capacity to experiment and learn through play. Donor wall donations ($1,000+) and physical space sponsorships are still available.

To learn more about your current support at hard work in our community, or to customize your next contribution, please contact our Development Department at (204) 924-4010. We would love to hear from you!

Ways To Give

Making a charitable donation to the Children’s Museum is easy!

We offer the following ways to give:

  • By Phone: Call (204) 924-4010
  • By Mail or Fax: Complete and return the Donation Form (PDF) to:
    Children’s Museum, 45 Forks Market Road, Winnipeg, MB, R3C 4T6
    Fax: (204) 956-2122
  • By Bequest: Call (204) 924-4010
  • In Person: Visit our Admissions Desk to make your donation in person.
  • Online: We accept all major credit cards, Interac Online, PayPal transfers, and monthly giving options through CanadaHelps. To make an online donation, please click the link below.
  •  Donate A Car through Donate A Car Canada ***NEW!***
    You can turn your old vehicle into generous dollars to support the Children’s Museum. Working on our behalf, Donate A Car Canada will accept your vehicle for donation – running or not, old or new! There is no cost to you, and the process is incredibly easy. Donate A Car Canada will facilitate all aspects of your car donation from the pick-up to the final sale, ensuring that your vehicle will be sold for the highest sale outcome possible. They will then forward the net proceeds on to us here at the Children’s Museum and we will send you a tax receipt!
    Click here to learn more.
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