Thank you for your interest in supporting the Santa Clara County Historical and Genealogical Society.

The SCCHGS continues to grow its collection and program offerings through the generous support of our donors. Donations are used to purchase materials and equipment as well as to fund speakers, classes, and publications.

Financial donations may be made when renewing your membership using either the paper or online forms. Checks may be mailed to the treasurer at the address on the Contact Us page.

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Historical & Genealogical Materials

Please see our Donation Policy, which describes the historical and genealogical materials which we hope to receive and can accept.