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The American Institute for Conservation and the Foundation for Advancement in Conservation work together to promote the preservation and protection of cultural heritage. Partner with us to further that mission.

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Support the Foundation for Advancement in Conservation (FAIC) in preserving the artifacts of humanity’s creative spirit and supporting the caretakers of our cultural heritage.

Consider making a gift, of any size, to strengthen the foundation that supports the association for conservation professionals.

"It is extremely important to experience the re-charge and inspiration that comes from attending a workshop and having a chance to interact with colleagues and delve deeply into a conservation-related subject."

- Denise Stockman, participant in the Modern/Contemporary Print Identification workshop

Your investment in the Foundation's people, programs, and resources will help improve conservation in the United States and around the world.

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Ways to Donate

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Donate online to specific initiatives by clicking on the links below:

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Donate to specific initiatives by indicating on your check. 

Mail to:

FAIC
Attn: Eryl P. Wentworth
Executive Director
727 15th Street NW, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20005

If you experience an issue when donating online, please contact us at 202.452.9545 or foundation@culturalheritage.org


Why Give

  • Read or posted to the ConsDistList?
  • Searched CoOL?
  • Posted in the Connecting to Collections Care Online Community?
  • Participated in one of our workshops?

If so, you have benefited from a program of the Foundation for Advancement in Conservation.

As a donor, you support these essential and highly valued professional resources. Each year, we must raise more than $245,000 to supplement our existing resources and keep them going. General membership dues do not fund these programs, so each initiative we undertake is made possible with the assistance of our specialty groups and generous gifts from supporters like you. Help them remain strong for the future by growing your individual contribution. 


Our Funding Gap

Every foundation program is built around, is supported by, and shares responsibility for core mission support. Core mission support is funding for the finance, human resources, governance, and fundraising infrastructure that supports the entire organization.

When programs are only partially funded by contributions or earned revenue or when support is limited to only the direct expenses of the program, we face a gap. Not only is one program affected, but the health of the entire organization is at risk.

If you value the resources and services provided by the Foundation, please consider making a gift, of any size, to strengthen the organization that works in tandem with your association to support conservation efforts and the preservation of cultural heritage. Donations to our general fund do more to support the breadth of all of our programs, including the ones that you care about the most.

Planned Giving

Learn about options for planned giving.


Donations are tax deductible. FAIC is a tax-exempt 501 c(3) non-profit organization (TAX ID #23-7424418).