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The Council depends on the generous support of individuals, foundations, corporations, and government agencies to serve the people of West Virginia through diverse public programs in the humanities and an open grant program for locally initiated programs.

The West Virginia Humanities Council is a private, nonprofit organization, exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the IRS code. As such, gifts to the Council are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Please consider becoming a partner in the work of the West Virginia Humanities Council. With your support, the Council can continue to engage the people of the Mountain State in the power and pleasure of ideas. Your gift supports community programs in cultural heritage, contemporary issues, reading and literacy, as well as enrichment programs for teachers.

To become an official member-supporter of the West Virginia Humanities Council, simply choose a method that best suits you.

METHOD 1  Donate online through our secure server.

METHOD 2  print out the Membership Gift Form, complete it and return it to the West Virginia Humanities Council, (instructions on the gift form).

Levels of Membership
Friend: $30 - 99
Sponsor: $100 - 249
Sustainer: $250 - 499
Patron: $500 - 999
Benefactor: $1,000 - 2,999
Underwriter: $3,000 and above

Membership Benefits

You place yourself among a select group of West Virginians who exhibit personal dedication to assuring that the best of educational, life-long learning opportunities are made available to West Virginians.

By becoming a MEMBER you are helping to support some of the best, statewide educational opportunities available. Your financial support makes it possible for the Council to provide programs that are free and open to all of the public.

From children in grade schools to adults in senior centers, the Humanities Council's goal is to reach all West Virginians of all ages, and to provide them with rich, enjoyable, and thought-provoking experiences in the humanities.

As a member, you will receive the Council's newsletter three times per year. You will also receive the Council's monthly Calendar of Events to know when an event is happening in your area.

This organization is registered with the Office of the Secretary of State. Registration does not imply endorsement.

For information,contact Secretary of State, Capitol Complex, Charleston, WV, 25305.