Make a Donation to RMSC

Invest in our Community

Roper Mountain Science Center is transforming the way science, technology, engineering and math are explored to inspire invention, raise aspirations and seed a lifelong love of learning. Through a variety of educational experiences, Roper Mountain Science Center serves over 100,000 students, teachers, residents and visitors annually and changes lives forever.

As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit institution, Roper Mountain Science Center relies on its generous donors to help in continuing the important work of expanding and inspiring young minds, sparking their lifelong passion for curiosity and learning through hands-on experiences and lessons. Gifts from donors and members help us continue to share our mission, care for our animals, and remain a community leader in STEM education programs and efforts. Make your gift now, or review the below giving options and feel free to contact Amanda Lenaror Phyllis Henderson with any questions you may have.

Your Donation Supports:

  • Care and sustenance for our living collections
  • Development of new school curriculums for elementary and middle school classes
  • Premiere exhibition experiences and other edutainment public events

Community Partners Annual Fund Program

Roper Mountain Science Center offers opportunities for individuals and corporations seeking to advance their STEM knowledge and engage in exclusive programs providing unique opportunities to experience the impact of their generous support.

The Community Partners is a distinguished group of scientists, academics, business leaders, entrepreneurs, philanthropists, foundation executives and other individuals who have a vested interest in advancing the mission and vision of Roper Mountain Science Center. Join today and help us light the spark of curiosity in the next generation, advance science literacy in the Upstate and inspire the thinkers and innovators of tomorrow.

All Giving Levels Receive:

    • Advance notice about our special events and programs
    • Rights to use the RMSC “Proud Partner” logo
    • Membership benefits at Builder level
    • Customized guest admission passes for events
    • Discount on facility rental for corporate functions


Detailed Community Partner Benefits Information

Community Partners Agreement Form

Innovator ($1,945 is tax deductible) $2,500.00
Adventurer ($3,890 is tax deductible) $5,000.00
Voyager ($8,245 is tax deductible) $10,000.00
Explorer ($12,495 is tax deductible) $15,000.00
Visionary ($16,790 is tax deductible) $20,000.00

Roper Mountain Science Center also offers investment opportunities through Supporting Memberships.
Visit the Membership Page to learn more.