San Antonio Museum or Art

The San Antonio Museum of Art supports numerous local non-profit organizations annually with in-kind contributions to assist fundraising efforts. Due to the volume of requests received, organizations must meet the following guidelines to be considered.


  • Support is limited to admission passes and/or Museum membership. Non-profit organizations in the state of Texas will be considered with priority given to the greater San Antonio area. Out-of-state requests cannot be fulfilled.
  • Individual or family requests are not honored.
  • Requests must be received a minimum of three (3) months (maximum of 6 months) before the event date.
  • Organizations may receive one in-kind donation per calendar year.
  • All organizations must include a completed San Antonio Museum of Art donation request form.
  • Requests must be submitted via e-mail or postal service and cannot be taken by phone.


Submit a Request

By Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Subject line: Event Name and Date

By Mail:
The San Antonio Museum of Art
Attention: Donation Requests
200 West Jones Avenue
San Antonio, Texas 78215


  • Organizations that meet these requirements will be mailed a donation packet six weeks prior to the event.
  • The standard San Antonio Museum of Art donation is four Member-for-a-day Museum admission passes, which admits four persons to the Museum's collections and all special exhibitions.
  • The San Antonio Museum of Art does not provide monetary donations.
  • All requests are evaluated on a case-by-case basis.
  • Submitting a request does not guarantee a donation.



Download Donation Request Form


Your gift to the Annual Fund is greatly appreciated.

The Fund provides the Museum with additional funding in areas where it is needed most. Please note that your contribution is tax deductible within the limits prescribed by law. Thank you for your support.

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Members of SAMA's Friends of the Collections groups enjoy special programs and insights from the Museum's curators while getting an intimate, behind-the-scenes look at the collections alongside others who share similar interests. Friends groups also support specific curatorial areas by raising funds for acquisitions, exhibitions and related programs. Museum membership is a prerequisite of membership in a Friends group, but you may join as many as you like.

Friends of Ancient Art

Friends of Ancient Art



Friends of Asian Art

Friends of Latin American Art

Friends of Latin American Art


SAMA Contemporary

Friends of Contemporary Art

Membership at the Friend Level is $50; Connoisseur Level is $150.


For more information on these levels of membership support please call Lana Shafer in the membership office at (210) 978-8133 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


Your gift to the San Antonio Museum of Art is greatly appreciated. 

Your gift helps support the great care of our exhibitions, collections, and galleries. These funds also help make it possible for 18,000 students to visit and learn in the galleries every year. We offer almost 500 programs, activities, events, lectures, films, and symposia every year. With your support, we can continue to be a vibrant cultural center for all San Antonio.

Questions: Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Contributions by mail may also be sent to:
San Antonio Museum of Art Development Office, 200 West Jones Avenue, San Antonio, TX 78215.

Online Donation

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Amount $50.00
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Contribute to SAMA’s future by planning for a special kind of gift, such as a bequest in your will or a trust that pays you income. There are many creative and flexible planned giving options that can benefit you and the Museum.