Request for Ticket Donations

Please Touch Museum Policy on Donation Requests

As a non-profit organization, Please Touch Museum (PTM) appreciates the importance of special events as a way to raise funds for worthy causes. PTM will consider requests for donations for organizations where there is an alignment with PTM’s mission of “enriching the lives of children by creating learning opportunities through play”.

The criteria and process for requesting consideration for a donation to a charitable event is listed below. If you have questions about the process or if your organization may be qualified to apply for a donation, please contact: Briannah Taylor at: btaylor@pleasetouchmuseum.org or 215-581-3178.

Location: The organization requesting the donation must be located or providing services in one of the following counties

Atlantic                                Cape May                            Lancaster                             Northampton

Berks                                    Chester                                Lehigh                                  Ocean

Bucks                                   Cumberland                        Mercer                                 Philadelphia

Burlington                           Delaware                             Montgomery                      Salem

Camden                               Gloucester                          New Castle

 

Purpose: The organization requesting the donation must serve children, (preference will be given to organizations whose programs serve children under the age of 12) and provide programs focused on education, arts and culture, or health and human services.

Process: Please Touch Museum will only consider requests from 501-c-3 non-profit organizations. Applications must be submitted to Briannah Taylor via email at: btaylor@pleasetouchmuseum.org.

  • The form to request a donation can be found on below or by emailing btaylor@pleasetouchmuseum.org.
  • Completed requests must be submitted at least 8 weeks before the event is to take place, incomplete forms will not be considered.
  • Organizations will be notified within 2 weeks of submission of the status of their request.
  • Once a request is approved an organization must wait a minimum of 12 months before making another donation request.

Donation Package:

  • Family Day at PTM: Four (4) tickets for free admission to PTM, 10% discount at the Please Taste Café and 15% discount at the Kids Shop, which must be used within 12 months of the day of the event.
  • The Family Day Pack will be mailed to the address provided, please expect the package to arrive within 7-10 business days.

 

Click to download a donation request form.

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Philadelphia, PA 19131
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Phone: 215-581-3181
Email: info@pleasetouchmuseum.org

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