We cannot begin to thank you enough for your support of the Mechanics' Institute. Because of your gift, we are able to keep Mechanics' as a great place for its members and strengthen our tradition as the place people come to learn and create a better life for themselves and their community. You are part of our community and helping us ensure that Mechanics' will be here for future generations. Thank you very much for your generosity. Please use the form below to make a donation. Feel free to contact Development Director Jessica Neaves about donating at 415-393-0115 or through this web form. Our official identification: Mechanics' Institute, 57 Post Street, San Francisco CA We are an IRS Section 501 (C)(3) corporation - Tax ID # 94-1254644. Ways to give Donating library materials or supporting an Endowed Book Fund Sponsor a special project Estate planning Chair Appeal Reasons to give Membership dues cover only 10% of the Institute’s operating costs; the building rents and the investment portfolio cover the next 62% of the annual expenses. Contributions are essential to our ability to sustain our programs and services. Therefore the Institute needs the support of its members' donations to maintain the level of service excellence it has provided since 1854.