Gateway to Montana's Artistic Legacy

The Art of Giving

Just Give!  Donate directly to the Hockaday Museum with our online form HERE

The Hockaday Museum's Annual Fund
Read More Here -- While Membership contributions support essential daily Museum operations, gifts to the Annual Fund make our outstanding exhibitions, programs, community art events and school outreach services possible.
Please join us in our mission to preserve the art and culture of  Montana and Glacier National Park. Your contributions help us perpetuate the priceless art legacy of this splendid region. It is ours to share - and to support! Click on the Just Give link above and type Annual Fund in the Benefit line.
Annual Memberships
Gift Memberships to the Hockaday Museum of Art “just keep on giving” with year-round free admission, invitations to opening receptions and other gallery events; special rates for art classes and discounts on purchases from our Off the Wall Gift Shop. 
Giving is easy! Simply call the Museum with contact information for your recipient and the category of membership you wish to give. We will mail your gift for you in a lovely holiday card with your personal note included.

The Hubble Contemporary Indian Art Fund
This fund honors John Hubble, who passed away recently. Nancy and John Hubble gifted 20 paintings by Blackfeet artist King Kuka to the Hockaday Museum of Art. The Hubble Contemporary Indian Art Fund will help build the Hockaday’s collection of contemporary Indian art, and further our Art Education outreach programs. Click on the Just Give link above and type Hubble Contemporary Indian Art Fund in the Benefit line.

Art Acquisition Fund
To enrich the cultural life of our community and region, and preserve the artistic legacy of Montana and Glacier National Park, the Hockaday Museum needs to acquire the best examples of art it can.
Gifts of artwork are welcome, but we also need to purchase art when it comes on the market. Click on the Just Give link above and type Art Acquisition Fund in the Benefit line.

IRA Charitable Transfer / Endowment
Under certain conditions, money may be withdrawn from a traditional IRA without triggering federal or state income tax. To qualify:
•You must be at least 70 1/2 years old.
•You must arrange to have the money transferred directly by your IRA trustee or a custodian to a qualifying charity. You won’t get a charitable deduction the contribution, but the transfer out of the IRA won’t be taxed.
• Transfers are limited to $100,000 a year.
• The charitable amount transferred from an IRA is a technically a distribution; however, it is excluded from gross income for income-tax purposes. Provision for such a “qualified charitable distribution” was signed into law by President Bush in 2006.  Information: www.irs.gov 
Search IRS Notice 2007-7.

Art Education Sponsorship
“Museums serving as Educators” is our daily practice. The Hockaday’s commitment to enrich the cultural life of the community is reflected in our school outreach services.  Art is a powerful vehicle for teaching children to think creatively, express themselves with confidence, and to respect and value differences. Your donation of $500 or more sponsors school tours, free Student Days, the Annual Children’s Art Show and New Artists Show, and the Traveling Medicine Show. Click on the Just Give link above and type Art Education in the Benefit line.

Hockaday Museum of Art
302 Second Ave. East, Kalispell, Montana, 59901

(406) 755-5268  -  FAX (406) 755-2023