The Nebraska State Historical Society Foundation relies on generous gifts from donors to support our ongoing mission of preserving the lessons and wisdom of Nebraska’s past. By making the foundation a part of your annual charitable giving plans, you are ensuring the history of our great state will be passed down to future generations.

Gifts of all amounts are welcomed and appreciated. We have several giving levels, and each includes special benefits as a thank-you for your donation:

  • Recognition in our Annual Report and newsletter
  • Copy of newsletter
  • All Homesteader benefits, plus…
  • A very special annual thank you gift
  • All Pioneer benefits, plus…
  • Invitation to Foundation special events
  • All Pathfinder benefits, plus…
  • Invitation to VIP reception at the Annual Meeting
  • All Trailblazer benefits plus…
  • Name recognition on our website and at all Foundation special events
  • All Plainsman benefits, plus…
  • Recognition as a 150 Fund member, in a permanent exhibit at the Nebraska History Museum and/or other historic sites
  • To become a 150 fund member, please contact Leslie Fattig at or 402-435-3535

To provide an annual gift via mail, please make your check payable to the NSHS Foundation.

Mail check to:
Nebraska State Historical Society Foundation
Kinman-Oldfield Suite
128 N 13th, #1010
Lincoln, NE 68508