Fundraising Profession

The Washington Monument: A view from the museum

Pink marble fragment

A behind-the-scenes look at museum fundraising

Maggie Webster, head of the museum’s Office of External Affairs

Containers reveal Americans thinking outside the box about philanthropy

Two young girls look through the glass of a museum display to gaze at a blue bucket among other objects like a pair of boots or a bust of a man.

Was Benjamin Franklin the father of American philanthropy?

Hat with portrait of Benjamin Franklin