Sandy Spring Museum ( serves as a catalyst for community building by providing opportunities for creative engagement in a range of cultural arts. The museum provides the environment and inspiration for artists, creative individuals and a variety of organizations to create and host events, activities and exhibits that engage, stimulate and bring people together.

Headquartered: Sandy Spring

Serves: Metro region (primarily the Sandy Spring/Olney area)

What a donation buys:

  • $250 underwrites one History Happy Hour.
  • $500 underwrites marketing associated with a single multicultural program.
  • $1,000 provides funding to individual artists to create original works that will be exhibited at the museum.

Volunteer opportunities:

  • One day: Help with registration at a special event.
  • Weekly: Be a front desk receptionist.
  • Internships