More Ways to Give

We are grateful to the individuals and families, their generosity helps enhance our programs, services and collections.

Founded in 1974 as a nonprofit organization, the Museum relies on the participation of its members founders and corporations, and the communities that have provided the Museum with much needed support.There are several opportunities to become a member of the Owls Head Transportation Museum.

Shop at the Museum Store

​Shop at the Museum Store. All proceeds directly support the Museum. Check out our inventory when visiting or browse the web site store. We appreciate your patronage.

Business Support Opportunities

The Owls Head Transportation Museum appreciates all of our Business Supporters as valued partners in local and regional business development. We welcome contributions of any denomination, and we’re happy to provide custom sponsorship packages tailored for your business on request.

Planned Giving Opportunities

There are several creative ways that you might support the Museum through estate planning.

Donate Items to the Museum’s Collection

Consider the Museum a home for your pioneer ground or air vehicle, related artwork, memorabilia or library materials. There are also numerous opportunities to sponsor the acquisition of vehicles, artwork, and collections-related items.

Donate to the Museum’s Great Fall Fundraising Auction

Throughout the year, the Museum solicits donations of all types for its fall fundraising auction held each October. Gift certificates, services, vehicles—over 600 items are usually donated in support of the Museum.

Sponsor a Museum Vehicle

A positive way to support the Museum is through the sponsorship of a vehicle. Your support will be earmarked toward the conservation and maintenance of a pioneer aircraft or automobile.

Become a Museum Volunteer

Individuals and families are encouraged to become Museum volunteers. Volunteers participate in all areas of Museum operations including the library, restoration workshop, special events, education, outreach and more.

Give a Museum Membership

Introduce your relatives and friends to the Museum. Gift memberships are available and make a wonderful holiday, birthday or special occasion gift.

Contribute to the Museum’s Annual Appeal

Each year the Museum reviews its most pressing needs and undertakes a special campaign to raise funds to meet these needs. Past projects have included the new storage/exhibition building, the library/archives area and the new workshop addition. These are tax deductible donations.