Giving Opportunities

The Flint Hills Discovery Center receives fantastic support from the City of Manhattan to further our mission of inspiring people to celebrate, explore, and care for the Flint Hills. We also work with individuals, businesses, and organizations who want to invest in this mission and expand our impact.

Opportunities to Give

  • Annual Gifts
  • Special Events
  • Lecture Series
  • Youth & Adult Programs 
  • Outreach Opportunities
  • Temporary Exhibits
Additional opportunities may exist outside of those listed above. Please contact us for more information.

Ways to Give

The Flint Hills Discovery Center can accept one-time contributions made through cash, check, or credit card. Click here to make a donation online or visit us in person. For more long-term gifts, including planned or recurring gifts, we encourage supporters to consider giving through the Flint Hills Discovery Center Foundation.

Charitable Deductions

As a division of the City of Manhattan's Parks and Recreation Department, gifts to the Flint Hills Discovery Center are tax deductible and donation receipts can be provided for tax purposes. We encourage supporters to consult with their tax professionals for more information.

Contact Us

If you are interested in supporting the mission of the Flint Hills Discovery Center, please contact Stephen Bridenstine, Assistant Director/Director of Development at 785-587-2742.