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Mount Vernon is owned and maintained in trust for the people of the United States by the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association, a private, non-profit organization.
We don't accept government funding and rely upon private contributions to help preserve George Washington's home and legacy.
Make a philanthropic gift to support our most critical projects and help fund future preservation efforts.Learn More
Protecting Mount Vernon from the threat of fire is vital. An updated fire suppression system helps ensure that Washington's legacy can be experienced by future generations.
Support our efforts to provide free education for teachers nationwide. Our on-site programs provide a unique experience with premier scholars and Mount Vernon's own experts. After, teachers are able to create lessons about George Washington's life and American history that are fun and memorable for their classrooms.
“Knowledge is in every country the surest basis of public happiness.” -George Washington, 1790
Help us preserve the words and printed history of George Washington.
Celebrate someone important to you with a special gift to Mount Vernon. These wonderful gifts can be made at any time. A special card is sent to the individual or family you have specified informing them of the gift.
Simply check the box at the top of the donation form that says, I want to make a honorarium or memorial gift. Please enter the name and address of the recipient, if you would like us to send a card. We do not disclose the amount donated.