Donate and be part of our vital work to deliver exceptional learning through play opportunities for young children and their families in Utah and the intermountain west.

Offering informal education for over 25,000 school children annually as well as providing unique exhibits and programs to more than 250,000 guests each year, we believe there is a program and opportunity for every child to create, learn, and play together at our museum.

Ways to Support Your Favorite Children’s Museum!

Individual contributions are vital to Discovery Gateway’s many programs and exhibits provided to our daily learners. Did you know that admissions, memberships, and museum rentals contribute to just over half of the annual budget needed to operate the museum? With your contribution, you can support hands on learning through play and assist the museum in providing the best educational programs and exhibits to the over 250,000 guests that visit us each year!

Amazon Smile

You shop. Amazon gives to Discovery Gateway. Amazon will now donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Discovery Gateway when you shop at AmazonSmile.

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Smith’s Reward Card

Support Discovery Gateway every time you shop at Smith’s!

Sign up is quick, free, and easy! Click here to log in or create an account. Then, link your rewards card to Discovery Gateway by entering the number 64791 and click save! Now, every time you shop at Smith’s with your rewards card, 0.5% of your order will be donated to Discovery Gateway.

Signing up for this program is completely free, and you still earn fuel points every time you shop.

Text to Give

Text 1(844) 544-7171 Code: DGCM1

Corporate Matching

Take advantage of your company’s matching gift program! This is an easy way to double the amount given to your favorite organization!

Gift In-Kind

Each year, Discovery Gateway receives in-kind donations of goods and services from our community partners that are used to help serve our visitors. From program materials to office supplies, as well as donated advertising space, the museum benefits greatly from these generous donations. Below are examples of in-kind donations accepted.

  • Program Related Materials for arts, sciences and literacy
  • Office Supplies
  • Financial Services
  • Guest Performers and Authors
  • Exhibits Building and Maintenance Services
  • Tools and Equipment
  • Silent Auction Contributions for annual fundraiser



  • Event Sponsorships: Discovery Gateway holds annual events that offer unique venue for our members and guests. Our fundraising events would not be possible without the support of the local community.
  • Free Day: It is important to Discovery Gateway to provide access to ALL children and families and we do this by sponsored free days and afternoons.
  • Exhibits: An exhibit sponsorship allows Discovery Gateway to create new exhibits or renovate an existing exhibit space so our visitors can continue to learn through play! Click here to view our Exhibits!
  • Exhibit Sponsorships Available
    Honey Climber
    Live Hive
    Hatch Waddle and Fly
    Water Play
    The Play House
    Utah Family Farm
    Construction Zone
    Colors in Motion
    STEAM Studio
    DG Derby
    Block Party
    Move It!

For more information, contact our Director of Philanthropy at