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Make a Donation

Support the AK's Annual Fund

Your support is crucial in allowing us to operate this world-class institution.  Every donation, large or small, helps to provide moments of insight and inspiration for our visitors. Honor your own unique connection to the AK with a gift to our annual fund, and help to sustain this museum for the enjoyment of all, both now and in the future. Give today, and make it your AK.

Donate online and make it your AK! Your gift in any amount is fully tax-deductible and will be put to immediate use.

There are several other ways to make a donation:

Call the Albright-Knox Art Gallery's Advancement Office at 716.270.8247 to charge your gift over the phone

Send a check, made payable to the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, to:
     Buffalo Fine Arts Academy
     Department 28
     PO Box 8000
     Buffalo, NY 14267-8000

Designate a gift in memory or in honor of someone special

Include a gift or bequest in your estate planning

Give a gift of appreciated securities

One way to make a donation to the Albright-Knox's Annual Giving Campaign is through appreciated securities. Securities with a low-cost basis are tax efficient assets to the museum.



  • A charitable income-tax deduction is allowed for the full market value of the securities when they are given.
  • Since there is no sale, no capital gains tax is due on the increase over your cost. Many of our donors use securities to make larger gifts because of this tax savings.


How do I make a gift of stock?

  • Transfer securities directly to the Albright-Knox Art Gallery’s broker.
  • Mail or deliver a stock certificate to the museum with a stock power.


For more information, call 716.270.8237.