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Making a Donation

Donations to the Sycamore History Museum are greatly appreciated. Community support through in-kind and monetary donations make a big difference — please consider a donation to the Museum. SHM is a 501(c)3 non-profit, all donations are tax deductible to the full extent of the law.
Cash or check donations can also be sent to:
Sycamore History Museum
1730 N. Main Street
P.O. Box 502
Sycamore, IL 60178

For in-kind donations please call the Museum at 815-895-5762.

Annual Fund Donations
By contributing to the Sycamore History Museum, our many educational programs, and activities, you are helping support quality educational programs to a wide audience. Unrestricted gifts in any amount will provide general operating support, keeping our admission fees affordable, enhancing educational programs, and assisting with the creation of new exhibits and programs.

Matching Gifts
Double your gift. Many area corporations support the generosity of their employees by matching their contribution. Please contact the human resources department of your employer for forms and details.

Consider a gift to the Sycamore History Museum Endowment Fund. Create a lasting legacy for yourself and your family within the area. Contact the Museum for more information.

Memorial and Tribute Gifts
Memorial and tribute gifts can be made in honor of a loved one or to note a special occasion (anniversary, birthday, etc). You can donate by sending your gift made out to Sycamore History Museum and mailed to: Memorial/Tribute Gift, Sycamore History Museum, 1730 N. Main Street, P.O. Box 502, Sycamore, IL 60178. Please include the full address of the person/family you wish to receive a notification letter.

Contact the Museum for more information about these opportunities.