Named in honor of the year PHS was founded, the 1852 Circle provides substantial support that underwrites the preservation of invaluable historic documents as well as programs and services at the Society.
Circle members make gifts of $1,000 or more each year. Their tax-deductible contributions guarantee the strength and vitality of our Research Fellowship Program, the Journal of Presbyterian History, and Church Preservation Grants, as well as workshops for congregations, presbyteries, Presbyterian Women groups, stated clerks, and many others.
Becoming an 1852 Circle member helps PHS share the heritage of American Presbyterianism with wider audiences than ever before.
1852 Circle members receive a variety of benefits: