Individual Giving

Individual Giving

Support the USS Hornet Museum!

As a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, the USS Hornet Museum relies on the generosity of individuals, like you, to fund our educational programs, restoration projects, create and enhance exhibits and much more.

Your support will help educate visitors, young and old, about WWII, Naval Aviation, Space Exploration and what life was like for the men who walked these decks while serving our country.

There are many ways to support the USS Hornet Museum. These include:

• Making a Financial Contribution
• Signing up with eScrip
• Joining or renewing as a member
• Volunteering your time and talents
• Donate your vehicle (California residents only)

Make a financial contribution

Help the USS Hornet Museum meet its goals with a donation today!

Donate Online

Checks may be mailed to:

Donations Office
USS Hornet Museum
Pier 3, Alameda Point
P.O. Box 460
Alameda, CA 94501

For more information on making a donation, please contact the Donations Manager at: (510) 521-8448 x238 or email:

Sign up with eScrip!

Each time you shop, a percentage of your purchase goes to support the Museum. Best of all, it costs you nothing! There are many local and online merchants already involved with the eScrip program and more join every day. Make your purchases count! Joining eScrip will help the USS Hornet Museum all year long!

It just takes a few minutes to sign up:

1. Log onto

2. Click on "sign up" and locate our group name:
USS Hornet Museum–ACHF or use our group ID number: ID#500025228

3. Follow the instructions and register your grocery club cards and/or debit & credit cards

Once you have signed up with eScrip, please consider the many other ways you can support the USS Hornet Museum:

Join or renew your museum membership

Member contributions help us achieve our mission and members receive many benefits throughout the year. Please visit our member’s page for more information!

Donate a vehicle

The USS Hornet Museum, through Car Donation Services, will receive much needed resources from your unwanted vehicle. It’s an easy process for you.
Please note, some restrictions and limitations apply.

Volunteer your time and talents!

The USS Hornet Museum is continually seeks energetic and passionate volunteers to help us with many projects. Please visit our volunteer page for specifics.

Copyright ©1999-2015 USS Hornet Museum - The Aircraft Carrier Hornet Foundation is a 501c3 Non-Profit Corporation - Contributions are tax-deductible.