Become a Friend of the Historic Districts Council
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Friendship membership starts at $50
You may make a donation of any amount by clicking the amount by clicking the button below
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The Historic Districts Council is the voice for all your favorite historic neighborhoods. By supporting the Historic Districts Council and becoming a Friend, you help ensure that we will be able to continue to educate, to assist, to monitor and to advocate for historic districts and the preservation law that protects them. Friends of the Historic Districts Council provide vital support for all our programs and activities. Friends are HDC’s link to New York’s historic neighborhoods. They provide the human foundation for our advocacy efforts and are the core constituency for our educational programming, Friends also receive several benefits:
$50 : FRIEND
• Special alerts on timely preservation issues.
• Advance notice of lectures and events.
• Special Preservation “Friend” lapel pin.
• Invitation to the Grassroots Preservation Awards and Preservation Party.
• Recognition in the HDC newsletter District Lines, distributed to over 5,000 preservation enthusiasts, professionals and interested parties through the HDC website.
• Listing on the HDC website under “Friends of HDC”.
• Discounted admission to HDC educational programs and lectures throughout the year.
$100 : PRESERVATIONIST
All benefits at the $50 level plus:
• Invitation for 2 to a special “Friends of HDC only” tour or event.
• Invitation to the Landmarks Lion Award event, HDC’s annual gala honoring preservation’s best and boldest.
• Invitation to “Friends-only” Summer Party
• Receive a mailing of the HDC Annual Report.
• Recognition in the HDC Annual Report.
• HDC Friends tote bag.
$250 : KEYSTONE
All benefits at the $100 level plus:
• Admission for 2 to the annual Preservation Conference.
• Sponsorship listing in invitation and program for the annual Preservation Conference.
• Admission for 2 to the annual “About New York” Lecture, Film and Tour Series.
• A free HDC gift or book.
$500 : CORNICE
All benefits at the $250 level plus:
• Invitation for 2 to exclusive “Pride of Lions” event with HDC’s Board of Directors & Advisers.
• Admission for 2 to the Annual Grassroots Preservation Awards and Preservation Party.•Sponsorship listing in invitation and program for Annual Grassroots Preservation Awards and Party.
• Half-page ad in Grassroots Preservation Awards and Party program journal.
$1,000 : PILLAR
All benefits at the $500 level plus:
• Invitation to an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour.
• Half-page ad in Landmarks Lion Gala Journal.