Ways to Give


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By Mail:
Please make checks payable to Artisan’s Asylum, Inc. and send to Artisan’s Asylum, 10 Tyler Street, Somerville, MA 02143

We generally try not to have large amounts of cash around but for smaller donations feel free to drop your donation in one of our collection boxes. If you would like a receipt please include a note with your contact information!

Become a Friend

Our Friends of Artisan’s Program is a special way to get connected with our community while making it possible for us to help everyone make what they imagine. Being a Friend unlocks a variety of opportunities to engage with like-minded individuals who appreciate the empowerment of creativity and innovation.
Become a Friend today!

Sponsor Artisan’s Asylum

As one of the largest maker spaces in the world, Artisan’s Asylum empowers engineers, artists, and everyone in between to build their knowledge, skills, projects, communities, and make what they imagine. Learn more about available opportunities in our 2017 Invitation.

Matching Gifts

Matching gifts are a great way to increase your giving! Talk to your employer and see if they will match your donation to Artisan’s Asylum.

In-Kind Gifts

Got a tool that you can’t use, or equipment you can’t store? We might have a place for it! Please e-mail Tom Vancor, Facilities Manager to see if it’s a good fit at facilities@artisansasylum.com.

Support Retailers that will donate to Artisan’s

  • Use this Amazon link to send an extra percentage of your Amazon purchases to Artisan’s above and beyond the smile.amazon.com program!
  • Check out Humble Bundle great bundles on books, PC and mobile video games
  • Make us a favorite on eBay and you can support us when you buy at auction and you can auction your cruft to benefit us!


Time & Expertise

We have a number of ways to Get Involved here at Artisan’s and share your time and expertise as a volunteer. Learn more about our various programs.

Charitable Bequest

Although it can be a bit strange to think about, your will allows you to support the people and organizations you love after you’ve passed. By including Artisan’s Asylum in your will, your awesome legacy ensures that creativity always has a place to thrive. A bequest may specify a dollar amount, a particular asset, or a percentage of your estate, and can be as simple as a sentence or two in your will or living trust agreement.
Artisan’s Asylum’s Tax ID/EIN number is 27-2604571.

By supporting Artisan’s Asylum, you are empowering others to make what they imagine. Thank you for your generosity!