Thank you for your donations!
Membership in the Canton Historical Society is open to everyone. Members receive:
- Newsletters throughout the year
- Discounts on CHS publications
- Discounts on gift shop items
- Invitations to members-only receptions
Your support of the Canton Historical Society provides funding for education and historic preservation. You can support the CHS in many ways:
- Monetary donations
- Artifact donations
- Memorial and legacy gifts
- Annual membership
Donations of money or artifacts, gifts, and bequests are tax deductible to the extent allowable by law. The Canton Historical Society is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
- The Cherry Hill ... $500-$900
- The Sheldon ... $250-$499
- The Denton ... $100-$249
- Other ... up to $100
If you're interested in helping out the Canton Historical Society with a specific item, we have started a wish list:
- Roll of Stamps, $49
- Quarterly Newsletter (with a free banner ad), $200
- Schoolhouse Museum Clock Repairs, $300
- Museum Exhibit Support, $500
- Flat Filing Cabinet for Maps, $1,000
Looking to Help Out?
We are always looking for volunteers! There are various tasks open to volunteers, such as:
- research in archival documents
- building displays
- designing exhibits
- guiding tours at the CHS Museum, the Bartlett-Travis House, or the CHS Pole Barn
- repairing antique machinery and tools
- giving presentation and demonstrations at the Farmers Market, schools, and organizations
If you are interested in volunteering, please call 734-397-0088 or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks for your interest!