Donations Help Us Preserve Your Past

Ohio has been the western edge of the American frontier and the center of its industrial strength. It’s the state where flight was discovered, astronauts were born, and eight Presidents called home. But most importantly, it’s where your ancestors had their roots.

By donating to the Ohio Genealogical Society, you can help us preserve not only your history but also the history of our state and country. Please consider donating to protect the mission of our Society today.

More Ways to Donate

When you donate to the Ohio Genealogical Foundation, you can direct your gift to programs of your choosing.

Building Fund

Donations to the building fund will help pay for the Library’s future growth.

Endowment Fund

Donations to the OGS Endowment Fund help support the Society on a more permanent basis as your gift is invested in long term financial accounts. Up to 6% of the Endowment Fund may be used for operations in a given year if needed.

Operating Fund

Donations to the Operating Fund provide immediate support to the Society and its current programs.

Technology Fund

Donations to the Technology Fund help add features and digitized genealogy resources to the website, and upgrade and maintain technology equipment and systems used by OGS to better serve members and library patrons.

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