There are many ways to support the Dubuque Museum of Art.  Thank you for your generosity.

Barbara Barton
Director of Advancement


Annual Fund
Annual Fund gifts provide essential general operating support and help make possible everything we do for the community.  When making a tax-deductible gift, enter ‘Annual Fund’ in the Note field.

Rose Buhr Scholarship Fund
Make a difference in the lives of at-risk students by providing them with scholarships to participate in studio art classes. When making a tax-deductible gift, enter ‘Scholarship Fund’ in the Note field.

Conservation Support
Your gift will help ensure that DUMA’s treasures are available to future generations by funding needed conservation treatments and archival storage of works in the collections. When making a tax-deductible gift, enter ‘Conservation’ in the Note field.

Gifts of Stock
The Dubuque Museum of Art can accept gifts of stock and appreciated securities.
Please contact us with the following information:

  • Stock Name
  • Number of Shares
  • Approximate Value
  • Donor Name and Address
  • Purpose of the gift (including any restrictions or designations)

Donors will need to furnish their broker or financial advisor the following information:

  • Stock Name
  • Number of Shares
  • Instructions to transfer the stock to the DB&T Dubuque Museum of Art:
    • Receiving Firm: SPTC FBO Heartland Financial USA
    • DTC Number: 2663
    • Clearing Firm: SEI Private Trust Company
    • FBO: #0052867 Dubuque Museum of Art

Honorary and Memorial Gifts
Memorial and honorary gifts are a meaningful way to honor a family member or loved one. When making a tax-deductible honorary or memorial gift, enter the individual’s name and ‘In Honor/Memory Of’ in the Note field.

Planned Giving
Planned gifts are an essential part of your long-term financial planning and may be directed to a cause that is important to you (e.g. endowments, collections care). Contact Director of Advancement Barbara Barton at 563-557-1851 ext. 110 for a confidential discussion about the options available.

Special Events
DUMA organizes one or more fundraising events annually in support of its mission, including the Annual Holiday Party and Art Auction. Visit the Events page to learn more about upcoming special events.