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Help Sustain Our Work All Year

Your support sustains our work in historic preservation, education, and exhibitions, and strengthens our role as an important community resource and gathering place. As we continue to relaunch and expand our programs, your gift is more important than ever. If you have already donated, thank you very much for supporting our mission of making La Jolla’s diverse past a relevant part of contemporary life!

There are many ways to support the Historical Society. Did you know that you may receive a greater tax benefit by donating from your IRA if you are over 70 years old, or by giving stock? Contact Executive Director Lauren Lockhart at 858.459.5335 x2 to learn more.

How Your Support Helps

The La Jolla Historical Society relies on private, contributed funds to underwrite quality public programming and educational activities. Your generous donations enable the Society to provide free, year-round learning experiences to the public through exhibitions, programs, and publications. Doing so is at the heart of our mission to inspire and empower the community to make La Jolla’s diverse past a relevant part of contemporary life. Our ambition to be a meaningful and vibrant cultural center is possible only through your continued friendship and tax-deductible financial support. Your contribution will help ensure the continued success of our mission of service to the community. Please join the many community members who support the La Jolla Historical Society and make a donation today! Thank you for your generosity!

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You can also make a donation by contacting us at 858.459.5335 or info@lajollahistory.org, or mail your contribution check to: La Jolla Historical Society, PO Box 2085, La Jolla CA 92038-2085 . For donations larger than $1,000, please contact Executive Director Lauren Lockhart at 858-459-5335 ext. 2.

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Interested in becoming a member of La Jolla Historical Society? Visit our Membership Page.