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!
We invite you to use the form here to join or renew for remainder of 2022 and the New Year of 2023.
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.
Michael & Melanie Jurlando**
*2022 or **2023 dues or donation received
Charles & JoEllen Albertson*
Brooks & Mary Ellen Carver**
Dale & Carol (Combs) Ely*
Darrell & Peggy Meisinger*
Kevin & Debbie Stephenson**
Jim & Charlotte Van Sickle*
Dave & Andrea Barbknecht*
*2022 and **2023 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**
Dr. Curt Oldfield, President, Spoon River College
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, Realtor, Tucson, AZ **
Jim Murphy, President, CFC Properties, Inc., Bloomington, IN
**2023 membership received
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