Support the Archives

Financial gifts are crucial to furthering the mission of Special Collections and Archives to collect, preserve, and make available our history. Give a gift and designate it to the area of your choice.

Opportunities for Support

Archives Facility Improvement Fund: Help the Archives relocate to a brand new home with additional space for growth and outreach. Learn more about the Discover Your Story Campaign.

Special Collections Support Fund: Support collection development and preservation of manuscripts and records vital to our heritage by donating.

Contact Special Collections and Archives to give to:

Wright Brothers Collection: Help the Archives continue to build, preserve, and make available our world-renowned Wright Brothers Collection.

Student Staffing Fund: Support internships and student work experiences for undergraduate and graduate students interested in the field of archives and public history.

Program Fund: Enhance the Archives’ outreach programming with a gift for K-12 primary source workshops, exhibits, special events, and digital projects.

Endowments: Consider a contribution to one of the Archives' endowment funds or establish a new endowment to assist us in our mission. For information about establishing a separate named endowment, please contact the Wright State University Foundation at (937) 775-2251 or via email.

For more information on how to give, please contact us. Your support is greatly appreciated.