Through educational programming, events, and exhibits, the Kellerman Foundation and Heritage Hall bring the architectural and cultural heritage of Southeast Missouri to life. There are multiple ways to support the Foundation and Heritage Hall, and many are fully tax deductible.

Annual Fund
Annual Fund gifts provide the support that helps sustain the Museum’s day-to-day operations, the facilitation of new research and discoveries, and fund our greatest needs. Donations are accepted at any dollar level and every contribution is deeply appreciated. You can also give on behalf of friends and family.

Become a Member !
Membership dues contributions are important to the Kellerman Foundation and Heritage Hall and help fund a variety of programs. There are multiple levels each with a range of benefits.

Planned Gifts
Planned gifts include bequests through your will or trust, gifts of real estate, life insurance, or other assets. Gifts like these help ensure that the Kellerman Foundation and Heritage Hall remain a source of education and preservation for generations to come.

Gifts in Honor or Memory
Gifts given to remember someone who appreciated Southeast Missouri’s unique history during his or her lifetime or to honor a special event in a loved one’s life can be given as well. If the gift is of $1000 of more the name on recognition plaque will be of the individual in whose name the gift was given. For gifts given in honor or memory of an individual in any amount, the Foundation will contact that person or their family with a special letter of recognition.

Corporate Giving
Become a Corporate Partner and support our museum and give back to the community.

Giving FAQs

How can I make a gift to The Kellerman Foundation for Historic Preservation?
You can contribute cash, marketable securities, or real property. You can also give via credit card or through paypal.

Is my gift tax deductible?
Yes. The Kellerman Foundation is a fully accredited tax-exempt organization.

Are there naming and commemorative opportunities at the Museum?

Yes. Gifts of $1,000 or more are listed in our annual report and on appropriate donor honor plaques.

Can I support a particular program or exhibit?

Yes. Donor designated gifts are honored fully.

Does Heritage Hall accept artifact donations?
Yes. Please contact our Museum Coordinator, Bri DeWitt, at for artifact donation questions.

Giving Opportunities