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Learn about the Franklin Fund, membership programs, planned giving, and other ways individual donors can support the mission of The Franklin Institute.
The Benefactor Society combines membership benefits – including a more personalized museum experience, behind-the-scenes access, and exclusive events – with a charitable gift to further support science education.
The Benjamin Franklin Legacy Society honors individuals who have made plans for a donation as part of a financial or estate plan. Whether through a will, retirement assets (IRAs and 401Ks), or property, anyone can make a meaningful contribution with a planned gift.