Donation FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

The VRA Foundation welcomes and encourages tax-deductible donations of any amount. In making a contribution, you will be supporting the Foundation’s ongoing efforts to develop and expand educational and research opportunities pertaining to the study of visual images and information and advance the Foundation’s commitment to provide broad public access to cultural information in the digital age. Your contributions will help support the Foundation’s educational, research and publication initiatives.

How can I make a donation?

How can I make a donation that supports the Legacy Lectures at the VRA Conference?

This link to PayPal is dedicated to supporting the Legacy Lectures. Simply click on the link to make your gift.

Can I make a donation in honor of memory of someone?

Yes, VRAF welcomes gifts honoring or commemorating the life of a colleague, friend, or family member. There is a place on the online and mail-in forms for honor and memorial donations.

Who are the VRA Foundation donors?

See our list of donors

What about other donation opportunities?

Would you like to know more about donation opportunities? Please contact:

Margaret Webster, VRAF Chair, vrafound@gmail.com

Donor Recognition Levels:

  • Foundation Gold Circle: $1,000 and up
  • Foundation Silver Circle: $500-999
  • Foundation Bronze Circle: $250-499
  • Foundation Fellow: $100-249
  • Foundation Friend: $25-99
  • Sustainer: Monthly contributor

Contributors at all levels will be recognized in the VRA Annual Conference program and on the Foundation web site and will be invited to attend a Foundation Major Donors Reception during the VRA Annual Conference.


The VRA Foundation, a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit foundation, welcomes and encourages tax-deductible donations in any amount. Your contribution will support the Foundation’s mission to develop and expand educational and research opportunities for the study of visual images and information. The VRA Foundation is committed to advancing broad public access to cultural information in the digital age. Your contributions will help support the Foundation’s educational, research and publication initiatives.
The VRA Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization under the regulations of the Internal Revenue Service. All contributions to the Foundation are tax-deductible to the extent provided by law.
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