Fort Preservation Society membership drive underway, too

The Fort Preservation Society is holding its annual “Friends of the Fort” membership drive and dinner this month.

The activities culminate on Jan. 26 with the dinner starting with a social hour and music at 5 p.m. and dinner at 6 p.m.

Dinner tickets are just $20 each and reservations can be made by mail, phone or in person at th Fort Preservation Society office at the Historic Fort.

Call 765-7371 for reservations and information. Please RSVP by Jan. 19.

The Fort is supported by donations and individuals and business can support he Fort througha variety of sponsorships.

For businesses, there are several levels, including a Diamond Corporate Sponsorship for a $25,000 donation, Platinum Corporate Sponsorship for $10,000, Gold for $5,000, Silver for $2,500 and Bronze for $1,000.

For individuals and families, a Sutter's Club is $500, Mother Lode (for businesses) s $250, Golden Memorial is $150, Gold Rush sustaining membership is $75, Gold Nugget family is $25, and the Prospector for individuals is $15.

All donations are tax deductible.. Make checks out to the Fort Preservation Society.