Giving Opportunities

Giving Opportunities

Your Donations Matter

In addition to membership and general donations, there are many ways you can financially support the Japanese American National Museum. Below are giving programs and fundraising events that impact on our museum initiatives and daily operations.

Questions? Contact the JANM Development department at or 213.830.5646.

Legacy Society

Planned Giving

Include JANM in your estate plans and secure the future of the Museum. Your support will enable us to continue telling the stories of Japanese Americans for years to come.


donor wall

Engraving Opportunities

Make your family and loved ones a part of JANM’s work through a permanent engraving on our donor walls or Children’s Courtyard.


Join & Giving Donating Opportunities

Annual Benefit & Auction

Join us for our biggest annual fundraising event as we come together to celebrate our community and raise critical funds to support our mission.


JANM Education

Institutional Support

We work with corporations and foundations that align with our mission to support exhibitions, educational programming, public programs, and special events.


vehicle donations

Vehicle Donations

Donate your unwanted and unused cars as a tax-deductible contribution to JANM.


Support the understanding and appreciation of the Japanese American experience.

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