Friends of BHPS

Why you should become a Friend of the Blakesburg Historical Preservation Society

  • You can help establish the historical legacy of the greater Blakesburg Community for future generations.
  • You can help maintain and preserve the Blakesburg Community Museum.
  • You can help us in the discovery, collection, research, preservation, maintenance, and display of historic records, artifacts, places, and structures that forever tie us to Blakesburg’s past, and that demonstrate the lives lived by those family members who are forever held in our memories and our hearts.
  • You can assist us in educating and engaging the people of our community about the history of Blakesburg through a variety of programs and events.
  • You can help ensure that the Blakesburg Historical Preservation Society will be here tomorrow and beyond as the caretaker of Blakesburg’s past.

Help us preserve our community’s history and rural way of life by becoming a Friend of the Blakesburg Historical Preservation Society.

Benefits of Being a Friend of the Blakesburg Historical Preservation Society

  • “I’m a Friend of BHPS” Card, which when presented, may result in discounts at Society and Museum functions.
  • Inclusion on the “Friends of BHPS” Roster posted in the Blakesburg Community Museum.
  • Annual Newsletter. (If you wish to receive your newsletter via email, please indicate such with your request.)
  • Reservations or advance notice to selected events and programs.
  • Annual Punch Card for 24 complimentary copies.

To become a Friend of the Blakesburg Historical Preservation Society, please fill out the following application, and mail it to the address listed on the application:

Blakesburg Historical Preservation Society is a 501 (c) 3 organization. Our federal tax ID is 42-1488352. Costs of becoming a Friend of BHPS and financial donations are tax deductible.