Support SCHS

The Steele County Historical Society is a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization and relies on contributions from individuals, foundations, businesses, and corporations to fund our operations and services. Since its founding in 1949, the Steele County Historical Society has relied on the support of people who believe in the value of history and the importance of Steele Counties stories.  Your membership, donation, and volunteer efforts help the SCHS fulfill its mission to preserve and share history today for tomorrow.


Join others who value what we can learn from the past!


Donate to SCHS

Would you like to help support the Steele County Historical Society? Donate today!


A great way to have your family, friend, or business engraved in time.

Legacy Society

It’s never too early to plan ahead!  Any time is a wonderful time to consider a gift to the Steele County Historical Society. 

Volunteer at SCHS

Would you like to catalog books or objects, research a historical topic, garden, monitor the antiques and rare books market, perform administration tasks, help keep our collections in order, assist at special events – or even clean?

Business Partnerships

Connecting your business with the Steele County Historical Society is an ideal opportunity to be associated with an organization that attracts thousands of visitors from across the county, throughout the state and outside of Minnesota

Support the Steele County Historical Society

Without you, we wouldn’t be able to:

  • Care for our collection, our buildings, and our grounds.

  • Create award-winning exhibits and educational programs that engage and entertain.

  • Provide the knowledgeable and enthusiastic volunteers and staff who greet you at the Front Desk, help you in the Research Center, lead your guided tour, care for our collection, develop our exhibits, and keep the SCHS running!

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