Preserve Our/Your Heritage
By joining the Historical Society you help us Gather, Preserve, Share and Educate new Generations about our History
Be First in Line for Exhibits - Special Eductional Programs and the Knowledge You are Standing Up For History
Becoming a member of the Atchison County Historical Society - supports us with your donation, and your name - as someone who cares about our history. We leverage your membership with other funders to bring in future traveling exhbiits, develop youth education programs and more. There are a number of ways to lend your support:
Join and Claim your Membership
There are several levels of membership - from the basic levels - Individual, Non-Profit, Senior and Family Levels; to Business or Corporate Levels. One of the easiest and rewarding is Life Membership - which in additional to securing your membership forward also makes a significant contribution to the Endowment Fund on your behalf.
Don't want to join or donate online? Click here to download an old-fashioned PDF Membership Form you can print out and mail to us.
Donate to support projects or the Endowment Fund
Your directed donations help us fund Education Projects, Exhibits, Collections Care and Acquisition of Artifacts for the Collection. We have onoing need for Education and Collections Care funding. Both are areas where we always have more demand than we can supply.
If you are thinking more long-term the Endowment Fund may fit your plans - the donated funds are invested with the growth and interest only used to fund operations.
We’re looking for some GREAT VOLUNTEERS!
Volunteer on your time schedule, as often or as little as fits, help Atchison County’s Museum with projects, meet & greet visitors, Learn,
Explore and Have Fun all while making a difference!
Did You Know the Atchison County Historical Society was on AmazonSmile?
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite nonprofit every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com you’ll find the same prices & selection as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of your purchase to the Atchison County Historical Society.
How do I shop at AmazonSmile?
Click the LIINK to visit smile.amazon.com. If it’s your first visit, you’ll be prompted to select a nonprofit. You can select ACHS by typing “Atchison County Historical Society” into the search bar - then every eligible purchase you make at smile.amazon.com will result in a donation.
And YES, you use your same regular account on Amazon.com and AmazonSmile.