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The Aurora Historical Society relies on donations to support its operations.
You can help the Aurora Historical Society by donating money, artifacts, or time.
The Aurora Historical Society is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization.
All donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law.
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By check

Thank you in advance for your donation!

Please make your check payable to Aurora Historical Society and mail to:

Aurora Historical Society
PO Box 905
Aurora, IL  60507

IRA Required Minimum Distribution Charitable Contribution

Taxpayers age 70 ½ or older are able to transfer up to $100,000 annually from their IRA accounts directly to charity without first having to recognize the distribution as income.

To take advantage of this tax benefit, ask your IRA plan administrator to issue a distribution directly to the Aurora Historical Society.

Checks may be mailed to:

Aurora Historical Society
PO Box 905
Aurora, IL  60507

Talk to your tax professional for details on how this option would be most beneficial for your individual situation.

Legacy Giving & Estate Planning

We are honored to be considered to help carry on your legacy by being a philanthropic vehicle for your estate planning.

The Aurora Historical Society will honor your legacy by continuing to tell the Aurora Story by giving the past a future for generations to come.

Please contact us or your professional advisor for assistance on including the Aurora Historical Society as part of your estate planning.