This opportunity is for those who wish to support the Historic Gloria Dei Preservation Corporation and for those who wish to honor an important person in their life by making a gift in a loved one’s name. The HGDPC 100 Founding Lifetime Member program will be offered to the first 100 individuals who pay $1,000 or pledge $1,000, to be paid quarterly or monthly over 12 consecutive months.
Become A Founding Member
100 Founding Members
Help us achieve our fundraising goal to make us eligible for matching grants that support our projects and initiatives.
There are many benefits to becoming a HGDPC 100 Founding Lifetime Member:
- You will be contributing to the long-term preservation of this historic property.
- Your gift will inspire others to join in this mission to preserve Old Swedes.
- You will have the satisfaction of knowing that your gift will be safely invested to provide support for decades to come.
- Your name will be permanently displayed and honored on the website, in Annual Reports, and in selected HGDPC publications
- You will receive a beautiful lapel pin to wear and identify yourself as a supporter of Old Swedes
- You will receive a certificate of appreciation, suitable for framing
- You will receive free attendance to one HGDPC event each year and offered discounted tickets to other events as may be appropriate
- Your support will enable us to offer door prizes at events and build marketing exposure
The HGDPC 100 Founding Lifetime Members
- Kristina Antoniades, MD
- Ann Blackstone
- Margaret Sooy Bridwell
- Jerome Buescher
- Margaret Buescher
- Rev. Patricia Cashman
- Barbara Chilcott
- Jill M. D’Andrea
- Paul Fejko, Composer, Organist
- Amy Grant
- Ronald A. Hendrickson, Esq.
- Lucid Digital Designs
- Sandra Pfaff
- Christine Pickup
- in honor of Kathryn McQuiston Pickup
- J&M Preservation Studio
- Reeves McEwing, LLP
- Candace Roberts
- Eric Michael Sanchez
- David E. Sandels
- Rev. Joy Segal
- Wade Sjogren
- In honor of The Gloria Dei (Old Swedes’) Founding Lutheran Ministers (1730-1789): Johan Dylander, Gabriel Nasman, Henry Melchior Muhlenberg, Magnus Wrangel, Nils Collin
- The Swedish Colonial Society
- Margaretha Talerman
- Rev. Dr. Kim‐Eric Williams
- Jeanette Woehr