New Mexico Museum of Natural History Foundation

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Program Information
NTEE Code: 
B- Education
Y- Mutual/Membership Benefit Organizations, Other
Mission Statement: 

The New Mexico Museum of Natural History Foundation will raise and manage funds for the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science through a variety of defined fund raising and entrepreneurial activities, and will provide identified services to enhance the programs and mission of the Museum.


The New Mexico Museum of Natural History Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit corporation whose sole purpose is to further the cultural, educational, and scientific programs and purposes of the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science.

Some programs include the management of the Lockheed Martin DynaTheater and the Planetarium, the membership program, the Museum store NatureWorks.

In addition, the Foundation runs the Camp-In Program which offers children grades 1-5 the opportunity to spend the night in the Museum in a hands on educational program. The Foundation provides funding for the Young Explorers Summer Camps and funding for Museum exhibitions and lectures.

Populations Served: 
All Populations
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Year Founded: 
Annual Budget: 
$1,000,000 - $4,999,999
6 to 9 FTE
Executive Director: 
Jotina Trussell
Board and Volunteer Positions: 
Accepts inquiries about volunteering
Accepts inquiries about board member positions
Nonprofit Status: 
Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS

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Last Updated Date: 
Jan 29 2013

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