Become a Donor

Become a Donor!

The National Steinbeck Center relies on the generosity of individuals, corporations and foundations to support its life-enhancing programs and exhibitions. Your gift matters! Please give today, and help ensure that John Steinbeck’s legacy continues.

Annual Fund

The Annual Fund is a yearlong campaign to raise essential support for vital operating expenses. Your gift to the Annual Fund is 100% tax-deductible. Each gift is acknowledged with a tax letter.
To give to the Annual Fund, please send a check or money order to:

National Steinbeck Center Annual Fund
One Main Street
Salinas, CA 93901

Memorial Gift

Memorial gifts are wonderful ways to honor or memorialize a family member, colleague or friend. Your gift is 100% tax-deductible. It will be acknowledged with a letter to you and a personalized letter to the honored individual or family.

To make a memorial gift, please contact Lori Wood at or call (831) 775-4727.