Did you hear the news? Due to the CARES Act from the federal government, you will be able to deduct up to $300 of your charitable contributions in 2020! Even if you do not itemize your deductions! Consider supporting your local history today!

Thank you for considering a donation to the Chagrin Falls Historical Society & Museum. The Chagrin Falls Historical Society is a Section 501(c)(3) organization supported by donations, grants, membership dues, and program fees. Your contribution is tax deductible to the extent allowable by law and will help support the mission of the Chagrin Falls Historical Society & Museum. Your gift is greatly appreciated.

There are different ways you can donate:
1) A donation in an amount of your choice via the Paypal link below, OR send a check to the Chagrin Falls Historical Society, P.O.Box 515, Chagrin Falls, OH 44022, OR call us at 440-247-4695

2) Legacy Giving (Planned Giving)
Join our 1833 Legacy Circle! There are many wonderful options:

  • matching corporate gifts
  • gifts of stocks and bonds
  • annuities
  • real estate

An 1833 Legacy Circle Gift designated in your name can be for current use or establishing restricted funds for special purposes including (but not limited to):

  • Conservation of a specific Collection
  • Educational Programming
  • Scholarship Fund
  • Building Maintenance Reserve

Your gift may be at the level of a naming opportunity!
Please contact Executive Director, Ruth Zeager at 440-247-4695 or [email protected] for more information.

3) Item Donations
We accept objects and photos on a limited basis. The Collections Committee meets to discuss items that are dropped off then will make a formal decision. You will be asked to fill out paperwork for the item when you drop it off, you can choose what the Museum does with the item if we do or do not accept it. If we accept the item, you will be mailed a donation form to fill out and return to our Curator. Please contact us at 440-247-4695 to discuss item donations. Thank you!