The entire Web site has been created with gifts -- financial, services and artifacts -- from generous donors. The ongoing maintenance and expansion of this online museum is also paid for with donations. 

Financial gifts

To make a financial contribution to the Erma Bombeck Online Museum, click here and fill out our online giving form. To designate your gift to the museum, please type "Erma Bombeck Museum" in the "Other" field. Our online giving form is secure. (Read more about online security.

Artifact donations

To donate Erma Bombeck memorabilia and artifacts to the University of Dayton, please contact Kerrie Cross, University Archivist/Preservation Officer at the University of Dayton Archives and Special Collections. Her e-mail address is

Gift shop

By purchasing items from our gift shop, you are supporting the online museum. Visit the gift shop.