GET INVOLVED

Top 10 Ways You Can Support Maymont


1. BECOME A MEMBER
There are lots of ways to give, but only with a Maymont membership do you receive year-round free admission to the Nature Center, free Tram rides, discounts on programs and birthday parties, and e-news full of updates on Maymont’s projects and events.

2. BECOME A DONOR
Your generous tax-deductible donation is a gift, not only to Maymont, but to the hundreds of thousands of people who enjoy Maymont’s exhibits and programs each year. Donations can be given in the form of cash, stocks, bonds, and requested items and services. We hope you will also consider including Maymont in your estate planning.

3. JOIN A GROUP TAILORED TO YOUR INTERESTS
If history and Maymont Mansion inspire you, join the Maymont Council. If you adore creatures great and small, take care of Maymont’s animals through the Adopt an Animal program. If you are a young professional, enjoy socializing with the Dooley Noted Society.

4. ENCOURAGE YOUR COMPANY TO DONATE
Corporate donations make up a large part of Maymont’s annual income, providing vital funds to feed the animals and maintain the gardens and historical buildings. As a corporate partner, your business enjoys great benefit packages and invests in one of its most important constituencies – your community. If your company has a matching gift program, ask them to double your gift to Maymont.

5. SPONSOR AN EVENT OR PROGRAM
Your company can enhance its brand recognition and target specific audiences by sponsoring one of Maymont’s popular events or a nature, gardening or history program. Sponsorship is a cost-effective way to stretch your marketing budget and link your business to a beloved Virginia attraction.

6. ATTEND PROGRAMS AND EVENTS
Your favorite picnic spot is also an educational treasure attracting visitors from around the world to hear fascinating stories of the Victorian era, encounter the wonders of nature and tour glorious gardens. Luckily, you don’t have to travel far to find a program that’s just right for you or your kids. Keep Maymont's calendar handy and sign up soon!

7. CELEBRATE AT MAYMONT
Your money is well spent when you choose the perfect setting for a beautiful wedding, quiet retreat, unforgettable corporate reception or a child’s birthday party at Maymont.

8. VOLUNTEER
Donations of time and talent save Maymont thousands of dollars every year. Whether you volunteer twice a year or every week, your assistance is invaluable and you will be rewarded with many grateful smiles.

9. SHOP
Stop by the Robin's Nest in the Nature & Visitor Center to enjoy light luncheon fare or shop for Maymont souvenirs. Or visit the belowstairs shop at Maymont Mansion to find that perfect Maymont-themed treasure.

10. TAKE ADVANTAGE OF UNIQUE SERVICES
The fees are small, but every little bit counts – so take a Tram ride, climb aboard a horse-drawn carriage, visit the Nature Center and feed the farm animals. We ask for your donations for guided Maymont Mansion tours, too.

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