How To Get Involved

Lounsbury House relies entirely on the generosity of individuals, corporations and foundations in order to remain open and available for public enjoyment.

You can support Lounsbury House in a number of ways financially, including:

  • Outright gifts – Given in cash, check, credit card or gifts of stocks or other assets.
  • Tribute giftsIf you know someone who holds a special place in their heart for Lounsbury House, consider making a donation in honor of or in memory of them.
  • Sponsorships – Put your company name in front of the thousands of consumers who visit Lounsbury House each year.
  • Matching giftsIf your employer has a matching gift program send the form with your donation and Lounsbury House will take care of the rest.
  • Planned giving

Lounsbury House is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization on the National Register of Historic Places and is a Connecticut Landmark.

Interested in being a Volunteer?

We need your help in running the programs and events at Lounsbury House.

Daytime Volunteers

  • Administrative help on an as-needed basis.

Volunteer at Events

  • Teddy Bear Tea
  • Special Lunches and Dinners on the Porch
  • On-site bakers
  • Annual Fundraising Events
  • Farmers Market
  • American Craftsman Show
  • BBQ and Pumpkin Festivals

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