Your contribution will help improve the lives of children in the Eastern Upper Peninsula and Algoma region by providing a fun and interactive learning environment in our local community. Donations are tax-deductible*!
You can donate securely through PayPal using either a credit card or PayPal account:
or you can mail checks to:
Soo Locks Children’s Museum
P.O. Box 841
Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783
or you can donate through the Chippewa County Community Foundation:
Go to https://www.chippewacountycommunityfoundation.org/donate/ and in the donate form, select “All funds A-Z” and scroll down in the list and select Soo Locks Children’s Museum
or you can donate through our Facebook page.
If you donate $50 or more, you’ll receive a custom-printed supporter mask as a thank you!
The bar below shows goal for fundraising and grant funding progress since July 2019. Reaching the goal will enable the SLCM to purchase permanent exhibits and make renovations in preparation for their installation, continue to lease space in a prime downtown location, and hire an executive director. The progress bar will be updated monthly (last update: 1/13/2022). Every donation, no matter the size, counts!
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$40,000 One year’s lease and utilities
$110,000 Primary personnel costs (+ above items)
$350,000 Remodeling & remaining personnel costs (+ above items)
$1,600,000 Exhibit costs (+ above items)
Note: The feasibility study and 501(c)(3) status were both completed using previous generous donations that were prior to 2019.
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*The Soo Locks Children’s Museum is a registered 501(c)(3) organization. All donations are tax-deductible to the extent stated in present IRS tax laws and regulations.