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Griffith Observatory Foundation

Donate & Legacy Giving

Your support of Griffith Observatory Foundation has a direct and immediate impact on one of the most significant landmarks and valuable public resources Los Angeles has to offer – Griffith Observatory.

Make a Contribution

Donate Online

Every day we hear stories about Griffith Observatory sparking curiosity and inspiring people to explore, discover, and inquire. You can be a part of sustaining the Observatory and its programs for generations to come.

Donate by Mail

Thanks to the generosity of friends like you, our capacity to support Griffith Observatory has only grown over the years. With your partnership, we can continue to build a strong foundation for the future.

Employer Matching

Many employers match their employees’ charitable donations. Check with your human resources department to see if you can double your gift!

Enroll in Community Contribution Programs

You can make contributions to Griffith Observatory Foundation when you shop – at no extra cost to you. You just need to enroll. Link us to your Ralphs account with the organization number VE632 and select us as your designated charity at

Legacy Giving

Legacy Giving

There are numerous ways to support Griffith Observatory Foundation, both now and for years to come. Donating through your various assets, such as securities or life insurance policies, can provide you with considerable tax benefits while enabling us to continue to carry out our mission.

Other Ways to Support

For bank transfers, stock, and in-kind donations, please contact Griffith Observatory Foundation directly by phone (213) 473-0879 or email Thank you for your generosity.