The Institute is proud that most of our events are free, open and accessible to the public. This is made possible due to an initial bequest establishing an endowment by Dr. Jennifer Simons and The Simons Foundation at the Institute's inception over three decades ago. If you like our programming and wish to make a donation to our endowment please follow the directions below.


  1. Click on the "Donate Now" button (below)
  3. In search box, type "humanities"
  4. Select "Humanities Institute Endowment Fund" from results
  5. Click "Next" and select options of your choice

Need help making your donations?

Please call 778-782-5309 or email