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Burnside featured at Lehigh Valey Open Gate Farm Tour this weekend. Learn more now!
Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites (HBMS) works to preserve 20 historic structures and shares three centuries of local history with the community by telling the stories of the people who made the Lehigh Valley their home.
Supporting each other was a hallmark of the early Bethlehem settlers. Please be as generous as your circumstances allow and know that every dollar truly makes a difference! Your investment in Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites will impact our region’s quality of life, economic sustainability, and prepare us to take our place on the world stage.
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Your investment will impact our region’s quality of life, economic sustainability, and place on the world stage. Your donation to HBMS directly impacts the following efforts:
You can contribute by joining HBMS, making an annual fund gift or supporting a specific HBMS initiative. We are always happy to talk with you about what you want your giving to accomplish!
HBMS is a 501(c)3 organization and our EIN is 23-2741808
Supporting each other in times of need was a hallmark of the early Bethlehem settlers. Please be as generous as your circumstance allows and know that every dollar truly makes a difference!
Your investment in Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites will impact our region’s quality of life, economic sustainability, and place on the world stage.
Become part of the HBMS community as a member and supporter. There are many convenient ways to give including online, by phone, and by mail.
We’re happy to meet with you and your financial adviser to build a gift that will create the impact you want to see and helps to accomplish your financial goals. To start a discussion, please contact LoriAnn Wukitsch, President & CEO, firstname.lastname@example.org or Cari Maslow, Vice President & Managing Director, email@example.com. You can reach them at 610-882-0450
New named funds can be established with gifts of $100,000 or more. There are existing funds that support the operations of Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites as a whole, the Kemerer Museum, the Moravian Museum, and Burnside Plantation that can be supplemented with endowment gifts of smaller amounts.
Please let us know that you have made a planned gift to HBMS. We want to thank you!
We are happy to discuss the potential donation of objects or items for the collections of Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites. Our decision on whether to accept an artifact are based on relevance, condition, other objects in our collection, and our ability to store and care for it.
Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites, Inc. is a 501(c)3 organization. The official registration and financial information of Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites, Inc. may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll free within Pennsylvania, 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement. Your contribution is tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.
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