Tate holds the national collection of British art from 1500 to the present day and international modern and contemporary art. Tate is a charity. This allows us to raise funds from sponsorship, donations and legacies Make a donation to Tate and help support our work. Your gift, no matter the size, will make a real and important difference. Tate is an exempt charity under the Charities Act 1993. As set out in the Charities Act 1993, Tate has full charitable status in the UK. Our mission is to increase public understanding and enjoyment of art, raising funds through sponsorship, donations and legacies to support a wide range of educational and artistic programs across the UK.