As a non-profit organization 501(c)(3), the Museum depends on the generous support of individuals and businesses to fulfill its mission. We appreciate your tax deductible donation to help us continue our preservation activities and, to support our numerous educational programs.
Your gift is tax-deductible to the extent permissible by law. Please contact your tax advisor to understand all circumstances surrounding your potential donation.
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New England Air Museum
36 Perimeter Rd.
Windsor Locks, CT 06096
Attn: Bob Garguilo
For stock transfer or wire transfer instructions, call (860) 623-3305
The IRA Charitable Rollover provision is now a permanent option for donations. If you are required to take a mandatory minimum distribution from an IRA annually, please consider making a direct rollover to the New England Air Museum. This provision allows donors to transfer (or "rollover") money from their IRA's directly to charity, without having to recognize the transfer as income. Please consult with your attorney or tax advisor for their professional advice based on your complete financial picture.
The Museum is grateful for the donation of goods or professional services. Recent gifts-in-kind have included tools and equipment for the restoration program, landscaping services, and maintenance work. If you or your organization would like to make such a gift, contact Bob Garguilo, Director of Development, by phone at 860-623-3305 X317, or by email .
Make a donation to the Museum's mission, educational programs or to our restoration projects in Memory of or to Honor a loved one, friend co-worker or colleague.
Many employers match charitable gifts made by their employees and retirees. Please contact your Human Resources representative to see if you are eligible to participate.
A wonderful way to support the Museum is to donate aviation or aerospace-related artifacts. If you have items you would like to donate, please contact Nick Hurley, Museum Curator, by email to discuss possibilities. (Please see Terms of Donation below).
For any general questions on donations to the New England Air Museum please contact Bob Garguilo, Director of Development, by phone at 860-623-3305 X317, or by email .
All donors will receive a Donation Confirmation which can be used for tax purposes. Donations are non-refundable.
A receipt to the donor will acknowledge with gratitude, the donation of item(s) to the New England Air Museum. In doing do, the donor relinquishes all claims to the items and understands that the Museum becomes the sole owner of the item(s). The donor is hereby held harmless as to the condition or functioning of the item(s) and makes no warranty or guarantee either expressed or implied. It is further understood that the Museum is under no obligation or restriction regarding display, use, retention, or disposition of the items. In the case of original works of authorship (unpublished manuscripts, paintings, drawings, sculptures, photographs, etc.) all copyrights, real or implied, held by the donor are hereby relinquished to the New England Air Museum. Since the Connecticut Aeronautical Historical Association, Inc. d/b/a New England Air Museum is a nonprofit, educational institution within the scope of federal statute 501(c)(3), the value of the donated item(s) can be considered a charitable contribution. The responsibility for establishing the value of the donated item(s), however, is borne entirely by the donor.