Support the Museum

The Johnson County Museum Foundation actively works with the Johnson County Museum to secure the necessary resources to provide the highest quality museum experiences. The Foundation supports the MuseuCommunity members at an exhibit opening m by sponsoring scholarhips for Title One Schools to attend field trips and by supporting museum events and exhibitions. The Foundation spearheaded a successful capital campaign, raisign $1.8 million, to fund the new museum exhibitions at the Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center. This public-privte partnership is a good model for funding cultural opportunities in Johnson County, and the museum  appreciates the leadership of these dedicated board members.

Annual Fund

For over 50 years, the Johnson County Museum has collected, shared and interpreted the history of Johnson County. Please consider joining us in our misison by giving to the Museum Foundation's Annual Fund. Your special gift helps support the museum acquisition fund, exciting exhibitions, engaging education programs and scholarships for under-served youth to experience the museum. We value your support of the museum's mission and appreciate any size gift. Thank you!

You may contribute online or complete this form and mail along with your check to the Johnson County Museum Foundation, 8788 Metcalf Avenue, Overland Park, KS  66212.  Questions may be directed to 913-826-2787.

Major Sponsor Opportunities

Sponsorship opportunities to support the museum at the Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center are still available, if you or your business would like to contribute.

  • KidScape Environment: $20,000 (5 year renewable term)
  • Changing Exhibition Gallery: $150,000 - 20 year term
  • 1950s All-Electric House: $50,000 - 20 year term
  • Museum Classroom: $50,000 - 20 year term

Kidscape Donor Wall

The Johnson County Museum Foundation is a separate not-for-profit organization whose sole mission is to support and promote the programs and services of the Johnson County Museum. The Foundation accepts donations to support that mission. 

All received gifts are deposited with the Johnson County Museum Foundation, and qualify as charitable tax-deductible gifts. To learn more or to make a gift  online, visit the Foundation's website.