Support Us

CCHS is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization and is dependent on support from membership dues and donors.  Please consider supporting us and our work in preserving Chariton County history.


Membership is the primary means of funding our work. Membership is only $20 per year, and allows us to continue preserving and promoting the history of our county.

Membership benefits include:

  • Quarterly newsletter
  • 10% discount on books and gifts
  • The satisfaction of knowing you are helping preserve history!

Click here to print and mail the membership application with a check for dues.


Please note that we charge an additional $2 for online payments to cover processing fees.


All donations are tax deductible. Donations and grants allow us to operate the museum and continue to preserve our history. Thank you to all who continue to support us!

Donations may be mailed to the Chariton County Historical Society at:
PO Box 114
Salisbury, Missouri 65281



Volunteer as little or as much as you’d like.  Join us for cleaning day in March or assist a hostess during open museum hours.  Contact the museum to find out how you can help!