Give Now!

Birch Aquarium at Scripps receives no direct state or city support and relies on earned income and gifts to operate our exhibit and education programs. Thank you for your support!

Please select a fund to enter our simple and secure online giving form. Note: Our form is housed within UC San Diego's Giving web portal.

submit  Give Now! Sea Life and Habitats
Supports care and feeding of the 5,000+ marine animals in the aquarium.
submit  Give Now!Education Endowment
Help provide support for ocean-focused education programs to underserved K-12 students across the region with the goal of broad and equal access.
  Give Now! Education Programs
Helps provide education programs to students on- and off-site. Also supports monthly Perspectives on Ocean Science Lecture Series

  Give Now! Aquarium's Greatest Need
Supports initiatives to do the most good, at the discretion of the aquarium's executive director.
  Give Now! Gift Planning
Leave a lasting legacy for Birch Aquarium at Scripps through a bequest or your trust.

Contact: Michele Bart, 858-534-2999,

Friends of Birch Aquarium, our leadership giving society, begins at $1,000. For further details contact 858.822.5598 or
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