For Ed and Pat Martin, the Museum isn't just a place they go to
volunteer; it's a lifestyle.
For Peter and Cathy Dea, science is a lifelong passion.
Paul and Harriet Rosen -- longtime Museum volunteers -- wanted
high school students to have the opportunity to discover their full
potential, so they helped provide seed money for the Teen Science
The McConahey and Talley families have supported the Museum for
years, as donors, advocates, and volunteers on boards and
committees. Now, Ben and Tiffany are carrying on the family
Your support for the Museum powers youth and adult education programs, conservation of artifacts and specimens, scientific research, and world-class permanent and temporary exhibitions.
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These projects reflect the generous spirit of our 1,800 volunteers who donate hundreds of thousands of hours of their time each year.