DONOR SPOTLIGHT

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WAYS TO GIVE

There is always something new happening: new programs to fund, new exhibitions to highlight, new young minds to nurture, and that means new opportunities for sponsorship! If your organization is interested in working with us to promote STEM education in our community, please contact our Development Director at 208.287.4232 or giving@dcidaho.org.

Make a Financial Contribution

Support STEM programming and hands-on exhibits for students in underserved Idaho schools, empowering students to explore over 150 hands-on exhibits at substantially reduced rates. A contribution of $1,000 will help fund over 160 students. $2,500 will help fund over 400 students. $10,000 will help fund over 1,600 students. Make a gift today.

Join the Nerd Herd

Inspire learning in STEM year-round by joining Nerd Herd- the Discovery Center’s monthly giving program! A contribution of $50 per month will help fund up to 100 students from underserved schools to explore the Center.

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Make a Gift of Stock

Support STEM programming and exhibits by donating your appreciated stock to the Discovery Center. Your gift will help spark an interest in STEM for visitors of all ages.

Attend the Annual Gala

Join us at our Annual Science with Style Gala! Touted as one of the most fun galas in town, the Science with Style Gala is the Discovery Center’s largest annual fundraiser benefiting STEM educational programs and exhibits for the Center.

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Make a Legacy Gift

Help ensure the Discovery Center of Idaho can continue to inspire STEM for future generations to come by making a legacy gift through your will or bequest. Contact Alissa Korsak, Director of Development, at (208) 343-9895 ext 232 or a.korsak@dcidaho.org.

Make an in-kind Contribution

Donate event space, food, beverages, printing, advertising, silent or live auction items, office supplies, and other budget-relieving goods and services to the Discovery Center. Contact Alissa Korsak, Director of Development, at (208) 343-9895 ext 232 or a.korsak@dcidaho.org.

PROGRAMS & EVENTS

EVENTS AT THE CENTER

We host a variety of events here at the Discovery Center of Idaho: Young Discoverers, Adult Nights, and friendly challenges among members and frequent visitors. No matter the age or activity, we have a lot of fun and are certain we have something on our calendar sure to entertain and create lasting memories.

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NERD HERD

THE SCIENCE OF GIVING

Do you love the Discovery Center? Do you want to support school field trips, in-house produced exhibitions, and STEM education in Idaho? Join Nerd Herd!

Nerd Herd is the Discovery Center's monthly giving program. The donations we receive through Nerd Herd directly support the Discovery Center's mission to inspire lifelong interest and learning in science, technology, engineering, and math. Support the Discovery Center every day of the year with Nerd Herd.

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BECOME A MEMBER

JOIN TODAY

Discovery Center membership is a rewarding experience for you and your family. Become a member and attend sneak previews of our new exhibitions, receive discounts on camps and birthday parties, and enjoy the Discovery Center every day of the year.

Join today and become part of our community. Together, we can achieve our mission to inspire lifelong interest and learning in STEM.

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CALL

  • Discovery Center of Idaho
    Main Office
    (208) 343-9895

  • EMAIL

  • General Inquiries and
    Membership Information
    webmail@dcidaho.org

  • VISIT

  • Discovery Center of Idaho
    131 W. Myrtle Street
    Boise, Idaho 83702

  • HOURS

  • Mon - Sat • 10am - 5pm
    Sunday • Noon - 5pm
    Closed: New Years, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas

  • ADMISSION

  • Members & Under 2 • Free*
    Youth 2-17 • $10
    Adults 18+ • $12
    Seniors • $11
    Military Personnel • $1 Off
    * Free admission during standard exhibitions & reduced admissions during special exhibitions

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