Members & Donors
Memberships and donations to the Heritage Center are solicited annually. These memberships and donations help with meeting the mission and vision of the Canton Area Heritage Center. We invite you to become a member or a major donor today!
Members are sought for support of the center and its programs.
Annual membership categories include:
- Student/Senior (age 65+): $15
- Individual: $20
- Family: $35
- Club/Organization: $50
- Business/Commercial: $100
Individuals, businesses and community organizations may donate to the Canton Area Heritage Center. Donations are tax-deductible, as the museum is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Donors at the Founder and Benefactor levels will be publicly recognized unless they wish to remain anonymous. [Click on the bars below to see these generous donors.]
- Founder: $1,000+
- Benefactor: $500-$999
- Sustaining Donor: $250-$499
- Contributing Donor: $150-$249
We recognize donors who contribute $1,000.00 and above as a Founder.
Dana Smith, Pres., Canton Main Street
Robert Senneff, CEO, Graham Hospital Association
Kent McDowell, Mayor, City of Canton
Wendy Mayall, Mngr., Helping Hands Resale Shoppe
Jim Murphy, President, CFC Properties, Inc. Bloomington, IN
Those who contribute $500.00-$999.00 are named Benefactors.
Brooks and Mary Ellen Carver
Please call 309-647-2242 for more information on contributions options available. Completed forms and fees can be mailed to Canton Area Heritage Center, ATTN: James Morgan, P.O. Box 526, Canton, IL 61520.
Below are lists of current members — Individuals, Families, Businesses and Organizations who support our mission. We have begun to receive Memorials in honor of former residents. If you would like to recognize a family member or friend in this way, we ask that you include his/her full name (including maiden name), dates of his/her birth and death, and a little about their lives, along with the memorial gift.
*2022 dues or donation received
Charles & JoEllen Albertson*
Brooks & Mary Ellen Carver*
Dale & Carol (Combs) Ely*
Andrew & Beth Winters Gregory
Michael & Melanie Jurlando*
Darrell & Peggy Meisinger*
Kevin & Debbie Stephenson*
Jim & Charlotte Van Sickle*
Michael & Christine Tomasic*
Dave & Andrea Barbknecht*
*2022 dues or donation received
Mbixler Legacy Media
Carla Bobell, Exec. Director
Canton Area Chamber of Commerce
Lynn Fuller, Owner
Barbara Long, Exec. Director
Fulton County Rehabilitation Center
Wendy Mayall, Store Mngr.
Helping Hands Resale Shoppe
Cole McDaniel, Exec. Director
Spoon River Partnership for Economic Development
Kent McDowell, Mayor
City of Canton
Robert Senneff, President & CEO
Graham Health System
A. G. Sepich
Croatian Fraternal Union 367
Dana Smith, President
Canton Main Street
Chuck Taylor State Farm Insurance
Aaron & Veanna Thum, Owners
Crawford’s Home Furnishings
Sarah Keefer, LPL Financial Advisor…… Keefer Financial, Inc.
Rick Klinedinst, President & CEO… MidAmerica National Bank
Andrew Gregory…………………………. Andrew Gregory, Tucson, AZ Realtor
Jim Murphy, President…….. CFC Properties, Inc., Bloomington, IN
In memory of Gregory A. Campbell, Canton, IL, (12/1/1946-12/17/2021) by Margaret Campbell, Canton, IL
In memory of Robert Raymond Hubbs, Sunnyvale, CA, (8/17/1936-1/30/2021) by Adrianne Hubbs Cowan, Macomb, IL
In memory of Karen Phillips Korf, Nokomis, FL, (9/22/1938-8/8/2021) by Calvin Korf, Nokomis, FL