Gifts can be made easily directly to the Manitoba Historical Society, a registered Canadian charity, to continue our mission – Keeping Manitoba and Prairie history alive for future generations.
MHS ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE
Planned giving allows donors to make sure that their support will continue in perpetuity after they are no longer able to contribute personally. Some options for planned giving are:
Whether you are preparing a Will or writing a cheque, please make sure the MHS’s name and address are shown correctly. This is especially important with bequests, as any ambiguity in a Will can lead to your intentions being disregarded.
Gifts-in-kind such as historical artifacts, photographs, books, etc. are accepted with the understanding that their ownership is transferred to the MHS. We reserve the right to determine the retention and disposition of all such gifts. Where possible, donated items will be deposited in a suitable archives for the benefit of future generations. As desired, donated items may be appraised and a tax receipt issued in accordance with Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) regulations and guidelines, and MHS policies and procedures.
Please contact the MHS office to discuss your donation of a gift-in-kind.