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MON - FRI: 10AM - 5PM
Additional Summer Hours:
SAT: 10AM - 2PM
(Memorial Day to Labor Day)
Othertimes available by appointment.

Join the RCHS Legacy Society

Those who include RCHS in their estate plan, notify us of a future bequest, or name us as a beneficiary are inducted into the our Legacy Society. We are grateful to all of our Legacy members for their aims to support RCHS now and into the future.

If you are considering naming our organization in your own planning we encourage you to reach out to us to we may thank you properly and ensure that your wishes are fully documented and can be carried out. In addition to naming our organization there are many other ways an individual can give as listed below.

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Ways to Give:

  • IRA Rollovers (Satisfies RMDs)
  • Donation of Stocks
  • Donation of Required Minimum Distributions
  • Name RCHS as a Life Insurance Beneficiary
  • Donate or Leave Land to the Historical Society
  • Charitable Remainder Trust

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For more information about how to you can help ensure RCHS’ continued efforts to preserve Rice County history, call or email Dave Nichols, Executive Director at 507-332-2121 or director@rchistory.org.