Your support of the Coles County Historical Society helps sustain the numerous programs conducted at the four properties owned or administered by the Society. Without your generosity the Society cannot do what it was established to do.  Incorporated in 1954, the Society exists to preserve and interpret the history of Coles County, and it continues to take seriously its responsibility to provide today’s citizens with multiple opportunities to discover meaning in their local past and its relation to national and international events.

Please take a moment to join the organization, and consider an additional contribution to the cause of your choice. Just complete the following information, check your membership preference, indicate the project you want to support, and return with a check to: The Coles County Historical Society, P.O. Box 1398, Mattoon, IL  61938

Name: _____________________________________________          E-mail: ____________________________________

Preferred Address: Street:_______________________________         City/State: ___________________ Zip Code: ______

Secondary Address: Street:_______________________________       City/State: ___________________ Zip Code: ______


Membership Level (please check one):   ___ $1,000 Corporate Sponsor     ___ $500 Benefactor       ___ $200 Patron

                                               ___ $100 Sustaining    ____ $50 Sponsor            ___ $25 Friend             ___ $10 Student

Project Support (donation above and beyond dues) :   $___ Greenwood School $___ Research Center

$___ Dudley House     $___ ICRR Depot Project           $___ Endowment Fund


The membership year is from January 1 through December 31.

The Society is an IRS 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charitable organization.


The Coles County Historical Society
P.O. Box 1398
Mattoon, Illinois 61938