Ways To Give

Ways to Give Back to the Society

Your support keeps our history alive! The Manchester Historical Society relies on the generosity of individuals like you to preserve the past for future generations. We offer a variety of ways for you to make a difference:

Financial Contributions:

  • One-time gifts: Make a secure online donation to support our general operations, specific projects, or educational programs.
  • Monthly giving: Become a sustaining member with a recurring monthly donation and ensure a steady stream of support.
  • Planned giving: Consider including the Historical Society in your estate plan through bequests, charitable gift annuities, or life insurance policies.
  • Matching gifts: Double your impact! Many companies offer matching gift programs that can amplify your donation.
  • Corporate sponsorship: Partner with us to gain valuable exposure while supporting our mission.


Click below to make a safe and secure donation to the society!

Other Ways To Give

Donating Items:

  • Artifacts and archival materials: Contribute relevant historical items to our collection, ensuring their preservation and public access.
  • Books and research materials: Donate books, journals, or other research materials related to our local history.
  • Technology and equipment: Help us upgrade our technology and equipment with essential tools for preserving and sharing our collections.


Volunteering your Time:

  • Share your expertise: Volunteer your knowledge and skills in areas like research, archiving, education, or event planning.
  • Become a docent: Lead tours and share your passion for history with visitors of all ages.
  • Help with special events: Assist with fundraising events, community outreach programs, or educational activities.


Advocacy and Awareness:

  • Spread the word: Tell your friends, family, and neighbors about the Manchester Historical Society and our mission.
  • Attend our events: Show your support and learn more about local history by attending our lectures, exhibits, and programs.
  • Follow us on Facebook and Instagram: Like, share and comment on our posts to help us create increased engagement with the community.


Every contribution, big or small, makes a difference!

Thank you for considering supporting the Manchester Historical Society. We appreciate your generosity in helping us preserve our shared history for generations to come.