The Middle American Research Institute of Tulane University is supported in no small measure by private donations that go to help with the many scholarly, curatorial, and research activities the Institue conducts. If you find our work, facilities, and efforts compelling and of interest, we suggest supporting our efforts with a donation.

Donating Collections

M.A.R.I. curates artifacts, ethnographic materials, and archival collections from various world areas. If you are interested in donating your collections, please contact us at

Supporting M.A.R.I.

M.A.R.I.'s scholarly and educational activites and research efforts are almost entirely supported by fund raising, private donations and grants. If you would like to help with our efforts, please consider making a donation.

By phone: Contact Marcello Canuto at (504) 862-3104

By mail: Send a donation card to

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