OCHS funds are used for operations, capital improvements, fees for program speakers or event participants, and to offset expenses for activities sponsored by OCHS. The Society receives revenue from memberships, donations, grants, products it sells, and through various events it sponsors.
There are various ways you may contribute to the Society:
Through purchases you make
When you purchase items through Amazonsmile (Amazon’s charity website) or through Kroger supermarket and designate your charity as Ottawa County Historical Society, a portion of your purchase will be donated to the Society. Please click on either image below to go directly to AmazonSmile or for additional instructions to link your KrogerPlus card.
From your estate
As you complete your estate plans, you may designate the Ottawa County Historical Society as a beneficiary in your will. Please consult your attorney on how you may remember us in your estate plans.