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The McClung Museum Support Fund

Young boy in Decorative Arts Gallery.The Support Fund is a crucial source of income that is used to support all of the McClung Museum’s activities. Every gift—no matter the amount—is integral to our continued success.

Your gift is 100 percent tax deductible, and helps to support all outreach and community programming, academic research, acquisitions, museum security, collections care, and much more. You can make a gift to the Support Fund by purchasing a Museum Membership or by making an outright contribution.

Contributions to the Support Fund are a wonderful way to honor or memorialize a loved one. We will acknowledge your gift with a note to your loved one.

The Jefferson Chapman Endowed Directorship

Chapman Geology Gallery
A gift to the above endowment will name the directorship The Jefferson Chapman Endowed Directorship. Your gift is 100 percent tax deductible and will be acknowledged to Dr. Chapman with a note.

A gift to the newly established Jefferson Chapman Endowed Directorship will honor Dr. Chapman’s more than twenty-five years as director and leave a lasting legacy long after he retires.


Fill out our secure online giving form.

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By Mail

Make your check made payable to the McClung Museum and mail to:

ATTN: Stacy Palado
The McClung Museum
The University of Tennessee
1327 Circle Park Drive
Knoxville, TN 37996-3200

By Phone

Call Stacy Palado at 865-974-2143

Planned Giving

Please visit our Planned Giving page for information about ways you can support the museum through a deferred gift or leave a lasting legacy by endowing your annual gift.

Learn More About Planned Giving

Donating Objects

Learn More About Donating Objects