Make A Donation

Your support helps us with our mission to “inspire the public to better understand, cherish and conserve marine and coastal ecosystems.”

As a donor, you play an active and crucial role in helping us with our mission to “inspire the public to better understand, cherish and conserve marine and coastal ecosystems.” Your donation will help support our facilities, provide quality care for our animals, maintain our state-of-the art exhibits, and carry out our vital education and conservation programs.

Donate Online

Simply visit our online donation form to make a donation to the Oregon Coast Aquarium now. Also, we have some other online donation opportunities that you might be interested in below:

In-Kind Donations

We gratefully accept in-kind donations that support the needs and goals of the Aquarium. To donate, please call 541-867-3474 or send an email to donations@aquarium.org.


Corporate Sponsorships

If your company is interested in becoming a Corporate Sponsor of the Aquarium please call 541-867-3474 or send an email to donations@aquarium.org.


Your Gift Will Help Us Further Our Mission

The Oregon Coast Aquarium is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to public enjoyment, education and research. The facility receives less than 3% in ongoing governmental support. Through its educational programs and exhibits, the Aquarium provides schoolchildren and the public with a balanced, informed view of the wealth and fragility of the Oregon Coast's freshwater and marine resources and promotes environmental awareness, conservation and good stewardship.

Tax Information

The Oregon Coast Aquarium is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and relies heavily on your support through memberships, adoptions, and private contributions. Donations to the Aquarium are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by the law. We gratefully accept in-kind donations that support the needs and goals of the Aquarium. To donate, please call 541-867-3474 or send an email to donations@aquarium.org.