How to Support

The Butterfly House & Aquarium is a nonprofit organization committed to preserving the vital building blocks of sea, sky and land. Our operations are funded entirely by admissions, memberships, gift shop sales and donations. Help us on our mission of inspiring the next generation of environmental stewards!

Ways to Give

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Donation

Your contributions help fund the care of the butterfly house and our aquariums, as well as educational and conservation opportunities.
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Honor a Loved One

Ensure a loved one’s legacy lives on with a memorial bench, tile or butterfly release at the Butterfly House & Aquarium.
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Sponsorships

Your business can help! Become a Corporate Sponsor and be featured in a variety of ways.
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Amazon Smile

Every time you purchase with Amazon Smile, .5% of your purchase will be donated to the Butterfly House & Aquarium. Your donations aid us on our mission to educate and inspire the next generation of environmental stewards. Thank you!

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Thrivent Financial Members

Are you a member of Thrivent Financial? Thrivent Choice allows eligible benefit members to recommend how Thrivent distributes some of its charitable grant funds. You can direct your Choice Dollars to the Butterfly House & Aquarium! Learn more about Choice Dollars here or contact your Thrivent representative.

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Expansion

We we are in the midst of The Dakota Aquarium Capital Campaign: The Capital Campaign to Build the Aquarium Sioux Falls Has Been Waiting For.

Volunteer

Volunteering at the Butterfly House & Aquarium is an experience like none other in the area! Our volunteers come from all walks of life and give their time according to what best fits their schedule.

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Since 2002, over one million visitors from around the world have explored natural wonders at the Butterfly House & Aquarium. Our sponsors support educational and inspiring experiences with tropical butterflies, marine life and exciting events throughout the year. Through these partnerships we are able to share nature’s incredible beauty with our community and beyond. Thank you!

Corporate Sponsors - Diamond

Spooky Seas Sponsors - Sea

Wings & Waves Gala - Gulf

Wings & Waves Gala - Sea

Wings & Waves Gala - Lake

Wings & Waves Gala - River