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Support the Nauticus Foundation

The Nauticus Foundation is a nonprofit, 501(c)3 organization established to support the mission and activities of Nauticus. Your generous support enables the Museum, now and in the future, to fulfill its mission benefiting the community through education, impactful experiences and by sharing access to maritime resources.

Your consideration of a long-lasting gift to the Nauticus Foundation will provide critical support to the operations of numerous initiatives to connect our waters to our community. Leave a legacy for your family, while inspiring someone else’s. Consider making a tax-deductible gift to the Nauticus Foundation today!

Other Ways to Support

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Become a Member

Members who join at the Educator & Innovator Levels help sustain Nauticus’ exhibitions, innovative programs, student sailing scholarships.

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Commemorative Giving

Who is your hero? Honor your veteran, first-responder, relative or friend with a permanent plaque aboard the historic Battleship Wisconsin.

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Exhibit & Event Sponsorships

Learn about upcoming events/exhibits that support our mission and available corporate/individual partnerships to expand your philanthropic impact.

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In-Kind Donations

Whether you’re interested in donating an item from your personal collection, offering complimentary print, broadcast, or digital ad space, or lending your expertise in a specific field, we welcome inquiries on all types of in-kind donations.

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Donate Stock

When you make a gift of appreciated securities, you enjoy a double benefit: You’ll receive a charitable tax deduction for the full market value and pay no capital gains tax.

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Amazon Smile

Select Nauticus as your Charity and Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Nauticus whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.