Donations

We hope you will consider making a personal donation to the Rhythm! Discovery Center’s collection of over 800 percussion instruments and extensive library of percussion literature and archived materials. Donations that are accepted into the museum and library collections are cared for and maintained by trained museum professionals and percussionists who have the knowledge and skill to sustain your legacy. All contributions to the Rhythm! Discovery Center are tax deductible, according to IRS rules and regulations.

To assist the Rhythm! Discovery Center in considering your offer, please provide the following information about your potential donation:

- the object’s provenance (country of origin), its chain of ownership history, and what you consider most interesting about its historic significance

- a brief physical description of the object, including estimated dimensions and approximate weight;

- its general condition, along with an estimate of required repairs or cleaning;

- digital photographs, if possible.

- for archival, library, and other paper-based donations, please estimate the approximate number and size of boxes containing your proposed donation, the approximate total weight, and the kinds of material you are offering.

Please e-mail Otice Sircy, Curator/Librarian, at osircy@pas.org or call 317-275-9030 to provide this information or donate monetarily online. We are always eager to discuss potential donations and to answer concerns or questions about the donation process

The Percussive Arts Society is a 501(c)(3) organization. All contributions are deductible in accordance with IRS rules and regulations.