Galion Historical Society asks for readers’ help on #givingTuesday

GALION — The Galion Historical Society, along with The Community Foundation for Crawford County, has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities, and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide.

All donations are tax-deductible and your donation can help the Galion Historical Society as it works to fulfill its mission to preserve and promote the history of Galion and surrounding townships.

You can make a donation to the Galion Historical Society online by visiting From this website, you will be able to make a credit card, tax-deductible donation. Also, look for The Galion Historical Society logo on Page 2 for a word from Marcia Yunker, president of the society’s board of directors.

Any donations made on that website through Nov. 28 will count toward @GivingTuesdays event.

You can also access this link on the historical society website a at or The Galion Historical Society Facebook page.

You also may donate in person.

Checks must be dated Nov. 28, 2017 and made out to “The Community Foundation for Crawford County, and on the “memo” line, write Galion Historical Society.”

Collection sites for checks and cash are Nov. 27: Galion Historical Society, 201 S. Union St., from 8 a.m. to noon and 1 t0 6 p.m.; Nov. 28: Geyer’s in Galion and Galion Historical Society from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. or at the Community Foundation’s Office, 254 E. Mansfield St, Bucyrus, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Staff report