Collections

Show your love!

Embrace an object and support POLIN Museum’s collection of over 14,000 artifacts – Judaica, works of art, photographs, and many other kinds of objects related to the thousand-year history of Polish Jews.

How to embrace an object?

  • Select an object that speaks to you.
  • Show your love by making a donation through the Association of the Jewish Historical Institute of Poland or American Friends of POLIN Museum.

Your gift will support:

  • conservation,
  • new acquisitions,
  • digitization,
  • display of selected objects.

How will you be recognized?

By donating up to 150 USD you will receive:

  • an online certificate of your affection valid for one year,
  • one-year recognition next to the object online,
  • option of dedicating your gift in memory or honor of someone,
  • possible display of the object at POLIN Museum for a period of time, with recognition.

By donating between 150 to 300 USD you will receive:

  • a certificate of your affection valid for one year,
  • 10 postcards featuring your adopted object and recognition,
  • one-year recognition next to the object both online and in print in our Annual Reports,
  • option of dedicating your gift in memory or honor of someone,
  • possible display of the object at POLIN Museum for a period of time, with recognition,
  • participation in a specially organized group meeting (max. 10 donors) with a POLIN Museum curator or conservator who will present the embraced objects online. 

By donating over 300 USD* you will receive:

  • a certificate of your affection valid for one year,
  • 10 postcards featuring your adopted object and recognition,
  • one-year recognition next to the object both online and in print in our Annual Reports,
  • option of dedicating your gift in memory or honor of someone,
  • possible display of the object at POLIN Museum for a period of time, with recognition,
  • exclusive meeting with the object and a POLIN Museum curator or conservator in person or online. 

*Both one-time donation and recurring donation which exceeds 300 USD throughout a year.

Support the collection! Join the thousand-year journey of the history of Polish Jews!

Association of the Jewish Historical Institute of Poland is a partner of the "Show your love" project and one of the co-founders of the POLIN Museum. The Association is a Polish non-profit organization.

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