Support

Napa County Historical Society wants you! Contribute your time, historic documents, or financial support and help us keep history alive for years to come.

Memberships

Membership Levels + Benefits

Senior: $30 (65 years and older)

  • Invitation to Membership only events
  • Discounts on events and tours
  • MonthLy eNewsletter
  • Complimentary Tidings

Student: $30 (student ID)

  • Invitation to Membership only events
  • Discounts on events and tours
  • MonthLy eNewsletter
  • Complimentary Tidings

Individual: $50

  • Invitation to Membership only events
  • Discounts on events and tours
  • MonthLy eNewsletter
  • Complimentary Tidings

Family: $75 (2+ household members)

  • Invitation to Membership only events
  • Discount for members and up to 2 guests on events and tours
  • MonthLy eNewsletter
  • Complimentary Tidings

Historian: $100

  • Invitation to Membership only events
  • Discount for members and up to 2 guests for event and tours
  • Monthly eNewsletter
  • Complimentary Tidings
  • 1 hour of research assistance

Patron: $250

  • Invitation to Membership only events
  • Discount for members and up to 4 guests for events and tours
  • Monthly eNewsletter
  • Complimentary Tidings
  • 1 hours of research assistance
  • Recognition on Website
  • Complimentary Napa Tour App

Business: $500

  • Invitation to Membership only events
  • Discount for members and up to 4 guests for events and tours
  • Monthly eNewsletter
  • Complimentary Tidings
  • 2 hour of research assistance & access 2 digital images
  • Recognition on Website & Publications
  • Complimentary Napa Tour App up to 10 downloads
  • Complimentary Presentation and tour for up to 20

Lifetime: $1,000

  • Invitation to Membership only events
  • Discount for members and 4 guests for events and tours per year
  • Monthly eNewsletter
  • Complimentary Tidings
  • Recognition on Website
  • Complimentary Napa Tour App
  • 1 hour of research assistance & access 1 digital image per year
  • Recognition on Lifetime Membership Wall

Become a Sponsor

A New Century of Exhibits at
Napa County Historical Society

$1,500 Curator

  • Business Membership
  • Logo and Sponsorship recognition on NCHS Website, Social Media and all PR
  • Name recognized as Exhibit Sponsor
  • Invitation for 5 guests to Exhibit Preview and Opening

$3,000 Director

  • Business Membership
  • Logo and Sponsorship recognition on NCHS Website, Social Media and all PR
  • Name recognized as Exhibit Sponsor for 2 exhibits
  • Invitation for 10 guests to Exhibit Preview and Opening of both exhibits

$5,000 Benefactor

  • Business Membership
  • Logo and Sponsorship recognition on NCHS Website, Social Media and all PR
  • Name recognized as Exhibit Sponsor for 3 exhibits
  • Personalized Docent Tour for Presentation for Organization event
  • Invitation for 10 guests to Exhibit Preview and Opening of 3 exhibits

$15,000 Marquee Sponsor

  • Business Membership
  • Name recognized as Exhibit Sponsor in Title Banner for exhibit
  • Logo and Sponsorship recognition on NCHS Website, Social Media and all PR
  • Personalized Docent Tour for Presentation for Organization event
  • Invitation for 20 guests to Exhibit Preview and Opening
  • Complimentary private function space at NCHS
Become a Sponsor

Opportunities

Volunteers and Internships

We are always looking for volunteers and interns to work as docents, process our collections materials, and conduct historical research. Volunteers have a flexible schedule and handle a variety of different projects.

For those in the library, archives, history, or related fields looking to gain job skills, build up your resume, or get some practical, real-world experience, we offer several unpaid internships. Academic internships are also available by request.

Donations

Donations

Financial Donations

To donate financially please mail checks to the Goodman Library, 1219 First Street, Napa, California, 94559 or call (707) 224-1739 for more information. Click here to donate online.

Historical Donations

NCHS accepts paper-based materials such as documentary artifacts, books, manuscripts, photographs, and periodicals relating to the history of Napa County. Generally, we do not accept objects or any materials not directly or indirectly related to Napa County and its residents. Exceptions made on a case-by-case basis.

Fill out the contact form at the bottom of this page with a description of your items for review by the Research Librarian.

Want to support the NCHS and research library in a tangible way? Give a specific donation to help us preserve our library materials, integrate to virtual remote work, and increase our contactless payment on-location.

We need:

Technology Cost
Laptop Replacement $329.99
Ipad x2: $329 (or $858)
Library Storage  
Bookcases for oversized map boxes (26″ x 42″ x 10″) x4: $199 (or $796) or the price of materials
Mounting 1915 County Map   
Mounting 65.5 x 78 $200
Frame  $494
UV Plex $680
Fitting $279
Total $3,636.99

Instead of doing your shopping on Amazon.com, switch to their donation site Smile.Amazon.com and select Napa County Historical Society as your charitable organization. By shopping through AmazonSmile, Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to NCHS. No muss, no fuss!

Here’s how to get set up:

  1. Go to smile.amazon.com and log into your account if you’re not already.
  2. At the top left, click on Account & Lists. Under Your Account, click Your AmazonSmile.
  3. Follow the instructions to set up your AmazonSmile account.
  4. When given the option to choose a charity, search for Napa County Historical Society.
  5. That’s it!

Thank you for your support!