We Depend on You

Your gift of any amount helps us to deliver rich programs, compelling exhibitions, and above all, maintain our commitment to being free to all. We depend on your support, the support of our community, to make the museum a dynamic resource dedicated to engagement with art and ideas, and grounded in a legacy of innovation and experimentation. Please help us sustain the legacy with a gift today.

Become a Museum Partner

When you make an annual gift of $300 or more, you will enjoy a special relationship with the museum, with exclusive engagement opportunities utilizing the extraordinary resources of UC Davis.

To Partner by mail, please use this form.
Checks made payable to the "UC Davis Foundation" can be mailed to:

Manetti Shrem Museum
UC Davis
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616

Supporter ($300 annually or $25/month up to $999)

Ensure that the Museum will be free for all, and you will enjoy:

  • email updates with announcements of exhibitions, lectures and events
  • invitations to exclusive Partner Events
  • recognition on our annual donor wall
  • priority notice and early registration for select public programs

Patron ($1,000 up to $2,499)

Activate the museum as a vibrant learning space.

  • invitations to campus events - take advantage of all that UC Davis has to offer

Benefactor ($2,500 up to $4,999)

Enhance research, seminars and exhibitions utilizing the university's Fine Arts Collection.

  • VIP access to artists and guest speakers at private events

Leadership Giving

Help honor and promote UC Davis' artistic legacy with your leadership support. You'll enjoy one-of-a-kind experiences tailored to your interests.

Please contact us for more information.

Makers Circle ($5,000) 

Founders Circle ($10,000) 

Curator’s Circle ($15,000)

Director’s Circle ($25,000)

Leadership Circle ($50,000)