Friends of Bennett Place

We invite you to become a Friend of Bennett Place by contributing to the Bennett Place Support Fund, Inc., which is a 501-c(3) non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to the preservation of this national historic treasure. Your contributions go toward the educational programming and preservation efforts of Bennett Place. We encourage you to become involved and appreciate your donations.

Thank you for your support!

Some of the many Accomplishments and Contributions of the Bennett Place Support Fund, Inc.:

  • Production of film, “Dawn of Peace”
  • Production of film, “Sarah’s Farm”
  • Painting, “The First Meeting” by Dan Nance
  • Replacement of Farmyard Fencing and Split Rail Fencing
  • Everett-Thissen Research Library books, artifacts, and conservation materials
  • Funding for Special Events
  • Living history clothing and equipment
  • History Trunk for schools and learning centers
  • Volunteers to assist with daily operations
  • Advertising and Marketing for Bennett Place
  • Publishing of the Official Staff & Volunteer Interpretive Guide
  • Development of Signature Merchandise
  • Operation of Gift Shop

Member and Supporter of the Following Organizations:

  • Civil War Trails
  • Civil War Trust
  • North Carolina Civil War Tourism Council
  • North Carolina Museum Council
  • AASLH

All Levels of Membership:

  • Newsletter (issued quarterly)
  • Notification of Special Events
  • Special Gift

CONTRIBUTION LEVELS Per Year:

President $5,000
Governor $2,500
General $1,865
Colonel $500
Major $300
Captain $100
Lieutenant $50
Sergeant $25