Join & Support
Support LARHF’s mission of preservation, outreach, and education
The LA Railroad Heritage Foundation memberships include (depending on Option):
LARHF's weekly Spotlight Readings Series
Booming online presence with social media
Member Field Trips
The release of our beautiful new Hollywood's Trains & Trolleys book
Updates on new satellite displays throughout Southern California
Being at the heart of the rail preservation community across Southern California
Your gifts help ensure that LARHF continues its outreach, preservation, and education programs, as well as develop new forms of media education and sharing for future generations.
Please support the Foundation by choosing a membership level below. For larger gifts, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org call our office at 626-458-4449.
Annual Members are given access to premier guest speakers in railroading, Southern California and Los Angeles history, rail history and more for the discounted price of $5 per lecture. Club members will also be given preferred access to all of LARHF’s public events, including our Spotlight Readings Series.
for 12 months
Station Masters lead LARHF into the future with contributions that keep our current programs on track as well as growing LARHF’s new ventures.
Station Masters have every benefit of a Benefactor Member with additional recognition by name at each LARHF event and Spotlight Reading.
Station Master Donation: $5,000.00
Station Master Donation
$5,000 - beyond
Please consider donating appreciated securities to LARHF
You might be able to help the Foundation, and get a tax benefit.
If you have highly appreciated securities - - shares of stocks or mutual funds that have large embedded capital gains - - you may:
· Donate shares directly to LARHF
· Get credit for the value of the shares donated as a charitable donation
· Avoid the taxes associated with selling the shares and realizing large capital gains.
This is not tax advice. As always, please consult with your tax professional regarding the potential tax benefits of this or any other donation strategy.
For information on how to transfer securities to LARHF, please contact
(626) 458 4449
You can help LARHF every time you place an Amazon order - it won’t cost you a dime!
Use Amazon Smile and specify LARHF to receive Amazon’s charitable contributions:
· Go to “Your Account”
· Click on “Your AmazonSmile”
· Enter “Los Angeles Railroad” and click “Search”
· When “Los Angeles Railroad Heritage Foundation” comes up as a choice, select!
After that, Amazon will contribute 0.5% on your qualifying purchases to LARHF.