The VHS is regarded as one of the leading historical organization in the country, focusing attention on the role Virginians played in the founding of America, and telling the story of Virginia from its earliest habitation to the recent past. It is a story that has shaped our state, our nation, and our world.
Make history your business. We invite your organization to reach audiences and provide community enrichment while fulfilling your philanthropic and marketing goals, including exceptional public awareness, major marketing benefits, high-profile recognition, and unique hospitality opportunities. We will work with your organization to create a rewarding and successful museum experience for your clients, customer, employees, and thousands of VHS visitor each year.
In recognition of their commitment to history education, our corporate and foundation partners receive a wide range of benefits, including exclusive educational and travel opportunities, lively event and members-only lectures, discount on purchases from our museum shop and online store, and the ability to host private events in an exceptional museum setting. Benefit packages also can be tailored to meet your organization's specific needs. Become a partner today!
These generous corporate and foundation donors make it possible for the Virginia Historical Society to tell the unparalleled story of Virginia. We extend our sincere gratitude for their support.
Altria Group The Boeing Company Caterpillar Foundation Chubb & Son Citgo Petroleum Corporation Coille Limited Partnership, L.P. Dominion Foundation Matching Gift Program ExxonMobil Foundation Franklin Federal Savings Bank The Freddie Mac Foundation Gray Holdings, LLC IBM Corporation Macy’s Foundation Charles Stewart Mott Foundation Norfolk Southern Foundation Shell Oil Company Foundation Texas Instruments Foundation UBS Foundation Universal Leaf Foundation
Other generous operating support provided by:
County of Henrico, VA
+ Donor Advised Funds of The Community Foundation Serving Richmond and Central Virginia
Updated March 2015
Invest in Your History, Sponsor a Premier Historical Organization
The VHS mission is to connect people to America's past through the unparalleled story of Virginia. We accomplish this by creating dynamic exhibitions and engaging education programs for the communities we serve. Because every company has different objectives, sponsors benefit from a customized package that meets their needs.
Your support lets us provide our exhibitions and programming at low to no cost to our community. Together, we can reach our target audiences to provide them with meaningful experiences and prepare the next generation to participate in a successful democracy.
Become an integral part of the VHS community by sponsoring:
Do you have questions about membership or making a charitable contribution to the VHS? We offer a number of ways you can support our mission. For more information, please contact me at 804.342.9657 or firstname.lastname@example.org.