Giving


Your gift can have an historic impact!

The Montana History Foundation is a registered 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charitable foundation.  Your gift, no matter the size, helps us to preserve Montana’s important heritage resources.

What your donation can do:

Give Monthly – Become a Montana History Defender!  History Defenders are donors like you who make their charitable contributions to the Montana History Foundation in a monthly payment.

Giving Opportunities – Your gift can have a direct impact on heritage resources in communities all across Montana.

Planned Giving – We offer a variety of Planned Giving options including:

  • Bequests of CDs and Bank Accounts
  • Real Estate
  • Retirement Accounts
  • Life Insurance
  • Charitable Gift Annuities
  • Charitable Remainder Trusts
  • Montana Charitable Endowment Tax Credit

Giving Levels – No matter the size of your gift, we work hard to ensure that your donation helps to save Montana’s history for generations to come. We acknowledge donors in our annual report within the following giving levels:

  • History Guardians: $10,000+
  • History Champions: $5,000 – $9,999
  • History Makers: $1,000 – $4,999
  • History Lovers: $1-$999
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Frontier Gateway Museum in Glendive used MHF grant funds to restore its historic windmill that was damaged in extreme wind.
Hoisting the Head of the Windmill onto the Tower
Hoisting the Head of the Windmill onto the Tower.