Support us by making a donation

Now is a great time to make a 100% tax-deductible gift to M12. Your generous contributions make our award-winning projects possible, and we thank you. Each donation is an affirmation, a call for more attention to the aesthetics of rural cultures and landscapes. You can help us in our mission by making an individual donation!

Shop the Mercantile

Much of our work is made available through books, records, posters, and other project artifacts. Every item you buy helps us with our mission, and your purchase is 100% tax deductible. Thank you for supporting us through our store!



Donate Books

Help expand our rural resource library by donating books about any of these themes and topics; Rural and vernacular thinking and making (writing, photography, architecture, art, etc); Land and Environmental Art; Community / Social / Context-based Art Practice; Regional Wildlife and Ecology (Great Plains and Rocky Mountain West Regions); Regional History (Great Plains and Rocky Mountain West Regions); Geology / Geomorphology; Geography / Cultural Geography; Folklore / Folklife; Tutorials and “how to” guides (Ranching, Tractors, Taxidermy, etc). To donate, contact M12 directly.



Support Those Who Support Us

Our organization receives support from many other organizations and foundations. We are deeply indebted to these entities for supporting our work, both financially and through their ongoing initiatives. Specifically, The Gates Family Foundation, The Anschutz Family Foundation, The Alabama Power Foundation, Colorado Creative Industries, The National Endowment for the Arts, The Santa Fe Art Institute, The Institute for Urban Design, The Washington County Commission, Denver Office of Cultural Affairs, Indianapolis Community Foundation, The Colorado Gay and Lesbian Fund, The Greater Des Moines Public Art Foundation,  and The Minneapolis Foundation.