Support World Awareness Childrens Museum – In Glens Falls NY

THANK YOU for your generous support since 1988!

Our mission statement…To inspire curiosity and foster understanding and appreciation of worldwide cultural diversity.  Your future support is critical to our ongoing success and achieving new goals.

Support for our programming relies on the generous contributions of our members and partners.  If you would like to sponsor an event that benefits the museum we’d love to hear from you. Please email with your ideas. The benefits of working with us can include advertising to our museum visitors, promotional materials, social media recognition and the gratitude of hundreds of families and their children!  Currently scheduled fundraising events are listed below–watch the calendar for more updates!

  • 20th Anniversary Celebration

    • Start Date & Time: May. 1st, 2015 at 12:00 am
    • End Date & Time: May. 1st, 2015 at 11:59 pm
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    Help us celebrate our 20th anniversary as we honor 20 champions who have helped create a world-class children's museum in Glens Falls, New York.

    Friday, May 1, 2015, 6-9 p.m.

    Six Flags Great Escape Lodge, Queensbury, NY

    Featuring 20 premiere silent auctions

    Event tickets available for only $50! Enjoy live music, a variety of hors d'oeuvre stations and desserts, including cupcakes courtesy of Healthy Living Market and Cafe. ($23 of reservation price is tax deductible.) How to RSVP - Make a payment in person at the Museum, online, by phone at (518) 793-2773, or email  (If making online reservations for more than one person, please use the “set your own amount” section and manually type in the total cost. Don't hesitate to call with any questions.) We are still seeking event sponsors and silent auction donations, in hopes of raising $10,000 for the Museum. Honorees include, with approximate length of service: 1. Don & Cindy Hess, 20 years 2. Dr. Riza Touba, 20 years 3. Gretchen Steen, 20 years 4. Paul Pontiff, Esq., 20 years 5. Betty Dodds, 20 years 6. Lisa Sheridan, 16+ years 7. The Collections team, represented by Nancy Countryman, 15+ years 8. Linda Cappabianca, 13+ years 9. Donna Emerson, 12+ years 10. Tina Lee-Caruthers, 10+ years 11. Joan and Byron Lapham, 10+ years 12. Carruthers Family, represented by George Carruthers, 10+ years 13. Debra Vales and Chris Scoville, 10+ years 14. Lynn Shanks, 10+ years 15. The Monahan Family, represented by Joan Kubricky and Linda Steves, 10+ years 16. Judy Carvin, 10+ years 17. Mary MacKrell, 9+ years 18. Elizabeth Little Hogan, 9+ years 19. Mel Krug, 7+ years 20. Maureen Robinson, 7+ years Photo by Sheileen Landrey Sponsored by: Print