Learn about the various ways that you can contribute to Ruthmere.
- Become a member, as either an individual or a business. Join as a member and enjoy the benefits specific to your membership level.
- Make a donation of any amount through My Ruthmere Donation. Membership is not required. Anyone can easily give any amount online.
- Participate in Ruthmere Forever, a matching funding plan in that supports both Ruthmere's current programs and long term sustainability.
- Place Ruthmere or the Havilah Beardsley House in your estate plan by designating your legacy gift to one of Ruthmere's endowed funds managed by the Community Foundation of Elkhart County.
to one of Ruthmere's special projects funds, such as the Perimeter Wall Restoration Project.
- "Own" a piece of Ruthmere by participating in the annual Adopt-A-Pom for Preservation campaign.
- Become a volunteer in one of the many fields Ruthmere has to offer, such as guiding tours, planting gardens, and special events.