Get Involved!

There are various ways you can support the efforts and mission of The Delaware Academy of Science and the Iron Hill Museum & Science Center. The support of our members makes possible everything we do at IHM&SC and helps us provide quality programming.


When you become a member of the DAS/IHM&SC, but you also will be able to take advantage of the ASTC Passport Program. Explore your membership options and find one that’s perfect for you!


We are not currently hiring at this time.

Check out the informational page here.


Volunteers are an integral part of the Iron Hill Museum & Science Center. In the museum, office, grounds, welcome center, at special events, or elsewhere in and out of the Museum and Science Center, our volunteers’ service is invaluable to making the Iron Hill Museum & Science Center function smoothly. From daily tasks to special functions and events, volunteers serve on a daily, weekly, monthly, or as needed basis.

To learn more about volunteering opportunities, please go to our Volunteer page! 

Donate/Ways to Give

Your financial support will serve as a living legacy, providing our community and the public with a chance to see what the Iron Hill Region has to offer. Gifts to the Iron Hill Museum & Science Center support our exhibits, our facilities, engaging programs, and educational initiatives, including our lectures, awards to young future scientists, and interactive events for all ages.

To learn more about donation options, please go to our Donation page!

Shop on-line after identifying Delaware Academy of Science as your charity of choice.

Amazon Smile allows you to designate a charity to receive a percentage of your eligible purchase costs. It’s as simple as following the link above to chose Delaware Academy of Science as your charity. Amazon will help you remember to use Smile when you shop!

Other options are iGive, and Goodsearch. Both of these sites offer web search engines and portals to on-line shopping. Every time you search using one of these sites, or purchase going through the portal, Delaware Academy of Science will receive a donation. Goodsearch requires no registration, simply identify Delaware Academy of Science your charity of choice. requires registration and allows you to track your giving.

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