General Donations:

The Sandbox is a 501 ( C ) 3 non-profit organization. All proceeds from admissions and sales go directly to our museum operating costs and special outreach programs. We depend upon the generous support of businesses and individuals to continue our museum’s services and programs to the community. Our museum offers low-income memberships to families in need, low-income field trips to students in need, and outreach programs serving more than 5,000 children a year in our community.

Individual Donations:

You may make a donation to The Sandbox by check, credit card, or gift in kind. Donors will be recognized in the Sandbox Museum and on our website. Please notify us if you want to remain anonymous.

Gift Levels:

Shells $25-$99
Sand Dollars $100 - $299
Blue Claw Crab $500-$999
Starfish $1000-$1999
Sea Horses $2000-$4999
Angel Fish $5,000-$9,999
Sea Turtle $10,000-$24,999
Dolphin $25,000+

If you are making a contribution by check, please mail to:

The Sandbox Children’s Museum
18A Pope Avenue
Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

If you are making a contribution by credit card, you can call us at 843-842-7645 and make the transaction over the phone. Or use the Paypal sytem link at the bottom of this page.

If you are interested in making a donation of gift-in-kind, there are many opportunities to help. Please see our wish list.

Wish List:

  • Arts and crafts supplies
  • Toilet paper rolls
  • Paper towel rolls
  • Office and organizational supplies

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