IMG_4651Become a Friend

Formed in 2012, Friends of Historic Sedgeley has a growing list of “friends.”  They are Officers and Directors of our non-profit corporation, volunteers for service projects, donors, our neighbors in Fairmount Park, generous corporate sponsors, Sedgeley Club members, and anyone who shares our common interests.  We invite you to become a Friend of Historic Sedgeley at no cost to you. Friends receive preservation project updates and news of welcome events, seminars, and volunteer opportunities throughout the year.  We offer many ways for you to become involved in FHS and preserve a national landmark right here in Philadelphia. If you would like to find out more about becoming a Friend of Historic Sedgeley please contact us or send an email to


There are several ways that you or your organization can support FHS by making a donation. Please check out all of the options that FHS provides on our Give page.

A gift of cash, securities or property to FHS keeps the building and lighthouse standing.  You can give now through our secure PayPal link.  Interested in pledging a donation over several years, or in setting up a planned gift for the future?  To make a tax deductible donation or to discuss pledges, planned gifts and ways to honor loved ones, please visit our Give page.

The Heritage Society

For donations or planned gifts valued at $5,000 or more, individuals and corporations join the Heritage Society of FHS.  To explore the giving options offered by the Heritage Society, please contact us or send an email to


Volunteers are the heart of FHS.  Without volunteers, FHS simply would not exist.  To inquire about volunteer opportunities from painting to paperwork, please complete our Volunteer Form.

Corporate Sponsorship of Preservation Projects and Events

The Friends of Historic Sedgeley welcome inquiries from corporations looking to sponsor a preservation project or an FHS event.  FHS is pleased to work with corporate sponsors on long range projects and/or those needing immediate attention.   For more information about sponsoring a preservation project or event, kindly complete our Sponsorship Form. 

Individual Sponsorship of Preservation Project and Events

FHS is excited about individuals and small groups of individuals sponsoring preservation projects of any size.  Sponsorship offers a meaningful way to become involved in specific projects.  For more information about sponsoring a preservation project or event, kindly complete our Sponsorship Form.

 Turtle Rock Lighthouse along the Schuylkill River, Philadelphia, PA

The official registration and financial information of Friends of Historic Sedgeley may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll-free; within Pennsylvania +1 800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.   A copy of this organization’s financial report can be obtained by contacting


Photo Credit: Paul R. Sullivan 

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