Support Estatoe Center for Science and Crafts

Donate to help us build our Observatory! 

Put your name on our Observatory Donor Wall. Your gifts at the following levels will make you part of the Blue Ridge Star Park’s galaxy:

  • Star: $1,000 and up
  • Comet: $5,000 and up
  • Planet: $10,000 and up
  • Nova: $25,000 and up
  • Constellation: $50,000

Naming opportunities are available at the $100,000 level.

With annual installments you may pledge your gift up to a five-year period.
Consider honoring or remembering a loved one through your gift.
Contact MCC Foundation for creative ideas on named and planned gifts by emailing us at or calling 828-766-1275.

Or you can donate directly from this page:

Volunteer opportunities with Project Branch Out

Students and others can set up internship or volunteering opportunities to help with planting, transferring, and maintaining native plants; marketing and outreach to sell native plants; and serving in the main office. If you are interested in volunteer opportunities, please go to the Estatoe Center Contact page.