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Annual Report

View the 2012-13 Annual Report featuring highlights and photos from the last year.

Support the Burke

Your support helps the Burke Museum to provide a better understanding of the world and our place in it, by enabling:

  • People to connect with real objects, working scientists, and the excitement of discovery.
  • Students of all ages to understand the global and local consequences of their actions and to take responsibility.
  • Future generations access to irreplaceable heritage through the Burke's vast collections.

Thank you for supporting the Burke!

Donors of $250 or more to any Burke fund receive a complimentary membership and other benefits outlined below.

Northwest Partner ($250)

  • Free admission for two adults
  • Free admission for four youths under age 18
  • Six (6) guest passes
  • Invitations to one special donor event
  • Recognition in the Burke Museum Annual Report
  • Membership card stickers for NARM reciprocal museums

Pacific Patron ($500)

  • Free admission for two adults
  • Free admission for four youths under age 18
  • Eight (8) guest passes
  • Membership in UW College of Arts & Sciences Dean's Club
  • Invitations to two or more special donor events
  • Recognition in the Burke Museum Annual Report
  • Membership card stickers for NARM reciprocal museums

Director's Circle ($1,000)

  • Free admission for two adults
  • Free admission for four youths under age 18
  • Ten (10) guest passes
  • Complimentary Family membership to give as a gift
  • Private Director's Tour for ten (10) guests
  • Membership in UW College of Arts & Sciences Dean's Club
  • Invitations to annual Director's Circle events
  • Recognition in the Burke Museum Annual Report
  • Membership card stickers for NARM reciprocal museums

 

Matching Gifts

Double — perhaps even triple — the amount of your gift to the Burke at no additional cost to you! Many employers will match charitable contributions made by their employees. Find out if your employer (or your spouse/partner's employer) has a matching gift program.

If your company is eligible, simply request and complete your employer's matching gift form and send it to the Burke Museum along with your contribution.

 

Questions about giving?

Please call 206-543-9539 or e-mail acfrey@uw.edu.

 

† Gifts to the Burke are fully tax deductible as specified in IRS regulations. Pursuant to RCW 19.09, the University of Washington is registered as a charitable organization with the Secretary of State for the State of Washington. For information, call the Office of the Secretary of State, 1-800-332-4483.