Major Gifts


Support from private individuals and families enables the Newseum to pursue vigorously  its mission of educating the public about the importance and vitality of the First Amendment.


Personal gifts may be structured in many ways, from cash, stock or personal assets to planned gifts. Naming opportunities are available.


To learn about the Newseum's Founding Partners, click here.


To see a list of the Newseum's Patrons, click here.


For more information, contact Courtney Surls, Senior Vice President/Development, at 202/292-6289 or e-mail


The Newseum is a 501(c)(3) public charity. Donations to the Newseum are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.  


Development Office


555 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.

Washington, DC 20001


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