Schenectady Heritage Foundation
Fostering Historic Preservation in Schenectady County


Preservation is an ongoing job!

Your contributions help to preserve the architectural and historic heritage of Schenectady County for the benefit of our community and for future generations.

Donations are wisely invested, support worthy projects, and are dispersed responsibly, following established guidelines.

Donations can be unrestricted, or restricted to particular official historic districts or projects.

Contact us about opportunities for celebratory or memorial donations, or for planned giving.

Schenectady Heritage Foundation is a registered 501c3 corporation. Donations are deductible for income tax purposes to the fullest extent allowed by law.

stockade inn large building

Our facade grant helped to restore 12 N. College Street to its former beauty.

stockade inn large building

Before restoration, 12 N. College Street was covered with aluminum siding.

stockade inn large building

As the siding was removed, original siding in surprisingly good condition and beautiful details were revealed.

Completed restoration