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Ways to Support

Your Support Keeps the West Wild!

We’re a private, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that depends on your support to preserve our museum collections, offer educational outreach to schools across the country, and fulfill our mission: to connect people to the stories of the American West. Below are a few ways you can be a part of our organization and keep the West wild! 

If you would like to speak with someone about making a gift or becoming a member, please call 307-578-4008, or e-mail [email protected] or [email protected].

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Become a Member

Choose from our General, Business, or Firearms membership programs.

Make a Donation

Make a contribution to the Center’s general operations or another program.

Planned Giving

Coordinate a legacy gift through our Planned Giving Program.
Your donation could help us feed and care for the beloved birds of our Draper Museum Raptor Experience.

Attend a Gala

Our annual fundraising gala, Patrons Ball, is the premier event in the Rockies each September. Save the date for next year’s ball: September 23, 2023!

Support our mission, dive deeper into our museums, and make new friends!

We have a Raffle Car winner!

Congratulations to Stephen K. from Hillsboro, Texas, who won the 1959 Corvette Convertible Resto-Mod with ticket #02298! News of our next car coming soon…

We have a Gold Sweepstakes winner!

Congratulations to Crystal S. from San Francisco, California, who won the two gold nuggets with ticket #07394!