The Beacon Historical Society is always looking for volunteers. If your are interested in volunteering with us, please fill out our on-line application and let us know what skills you can share with us.  Posted below are are few jobs currently needing people to complete.


Our Store — Volunteers will manage all incoming orders, fill and prepare items for shipping, handle any returns and answer customers inquiries.  We are working on putting together an interesting store in the Beacon Historical New Home as well as on-line. If you have skills in these area, let us know!


Fundraising— If you are interested in participating in BHS fundraising campaigns, please fill out our on-line form  here or call for more information.  As events arise, we will notify all our fundraising volunteers.


Graphic Design — Have skills is Adobe Muse, Photoshop, Illustrator, Video Editing, Imaging scanning, etc.?  We could use your help!


Tours — Good with people?  Want to share your acting skills?  Are you are writer who can put together an excellent script?  We could use your help! Join our Tour Committee beginning in January 2017. We have exciting historical tours to plan and put together.


Indexing— at home, you need a computer and some experience with Excel


Transcribing—at home, you need a computer


Clipping obituaries—at home, from the local papers


Cemetery Committee—meets 4th Thursday of the month


Cemetery Clean-Up


Civil War Project—Research



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P. O. Box 89

17 South Ave.

Beacon, NY 12508



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