Make a Gift

Donating to the Florida Museum is quick and easy via the University of Florida Foundation's secure credit card payment system. The charge on your statement will appear as University of Florida Foundation.

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Make a gift to support the Museum's greatest needs


Or choose your passion!

Do you love collections and research, education or exhibits? Explore the Museum departments below and see how you can make a gift directly to your favorite collection or cause:

Museum Support

General Museum Support


Caribbean Archaeology
Environmental Archaeology (Zooarchaeology, Archaeobotany and Archaeopedology)
Florida Archaeology
Historical Archaeology
South Florida Archaeology

Other Archaeology & Ethnography Departments available for funding*
• Ceramic Technology Laboratory
• Latin American Archaeology
• Latin American Ethnography
• North American Ethnography

Natural Sciences

General Natural Sciences Funds
Herpetology (Reptiles & Amphibians)
Ichthyology (Fishes)
Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Malacology & Invertebrate Zoology (Mollusks & Marine Invertebrates)
Ornithology (Birds)

Other Natural Sciences Departments available for funding*
• Botany/Herbarium (Plants)


General Paleontology Funds
Invertebrate Paleontology (Invertebrate Fossils)
Paleobotany & Palynology (Fossil Plants & Pollen)
Vertebrate Paleontology (Vertebrate Fossils)

Exhibits & Public Programs

General Support Funds
Educational Programs

Want More Information?

Contact Marie Emmerson, Director of Development, at 352-256-9614 or email

* Please contact the Development Office to make a donation to any of these departments.