Support Us
Become a FRIEND by clicking on Membership for all the details.  Not only are your membership dollars important, but we also need helping hands and creative minds to help expand our fundraising efforts.


We are always seeking benefactors to sponsor aspects of the Civil War Event held every year on the weekend after Memorial Day.  Our wish list for these items includes:

Musical performers   
Bottles of water
20 cases       

Thanks to our wonderful sponsors (listed on our home page), we were able to fully fund the above Civil War Event needs in 2017, for the second year in a row


The Friends are happy to accept donations of any amount.  In particular, in 2016 & 2017 we are raising funds for interpretive signs.  For more information on this fundraising campaign, click here.

​​Donate now!  ​Use the PayPal link at right, or:

  • you can call Pennypacker Mills at 610-287-9349 Tuesday – Saturday 9:00AM – 4:00PM to contribute over the phone using your credit card. 
  • you may mail a check to : Friends of Pennypacker Mills at 5 Haldeman Road, Schwenksville, PA 19473.

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  • ​The Friends also have several items available for purchase in the museum gift shop, including:

Handmade Greeting Cards
Herbs De Provence packets
Friends of Pennypacker Mills mug with logo

​United Way

Consider giving through the North Penn United Way by stating that the donation is earmarked for Pennypacker Mills.

Planned Giving
Make a Planned Gift to Pennypacker Mills through the Friends of Pennypacker Mills. A planned gift is best made with the counsel of your attorney or accountant. We are happy to help donors with any questions you, your accountants or lawyers may have.

  • Charitable Trusts
  • Gifts of Life Insurance
  • Gifts of Real Estate
  • Gifts of Tangible Personal Property
  • Wills & Revocable (Living) Trusts

In Memory Of
The Friends are honored to receive contributions in memory of a loved one. An acknowledgment will be sent to you, as the contributor, or to the family of the memorialized person if you provide the contact information.

Our Form 990-N can be viewed here.

Our 2016 Annual Report can be viewed here.

1) Signage at the event and, if you sponsor a speaker or musician, signage at the performance location;
2) Listing on the site's event website (;
3) Listing on event handouts;
4) If your sponsorship is secured before the end of April, acknowledgement in the Civil War edition of the Pennypacker Express newsletter distributed to over 1,000 people electronically and posted on the site's County web page;
5) Acknowledgement on the Friends' web page with a live link to your website; and
6) Thank-you posts on the Friends' Facebook page and Instagram and Twitter accounts.


5 Haldeman  Road, Schwenksville, PA 19473         email:

​​The Friends of Pennypacker Mills is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization established to support 
the educational programs and preservation of the Pennypacker Mills Historic Sites