Help Preserve New York's Stories

Membership dues provide only a portion of the funding needed to sustain the NYG&B’s activities. The support of our members and friends is integral to all our endeavors and assures the NYG&B’s continued vitality as a critical resource for families and communities connected to New York City, State, and region. 

Consider making a one-time or reoccurring monthly gift to signal your support of the NYG&B's mission. 

Every accomplishment comes at a cost. Please consider a contribution to sponsor or help underwrite one of our strategic activities.

  • NYG&B Research Guide series publication, $40,000
  • NYG&B Record, one issue, $30,000
  • New York Researcher, one issue, $10,000
  • Underwrite our eNews for one year, $4,000
  • NYG&B Website, monthly operations, $4,000
  • Two NYG&B Labs team members, $2,500
  • Digitization equipment and maintenance, $1,200
  • One summer intern, $1,000
  • NYG&B booth at a national conference, $750
  • One lecture, $500

Gifts to the Annual Fund allow us to deliver a better NYG&B for our members. Gifts can be designated for a particular activity or project that is especially meaningful to you, and can also be dedicated in honor of a friend or family member.


Interest in planned giving? Learn about the NYG&B's 1869 Circle.

Gifts can be made by check or money order, payable to the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, and mailed to: 

New York Genealogical and Biographical Society

36 West 44th Street, 7th Floor

New York, NY 10036-8105

Gifts of stock can be made by contacting (212) 755-8532, ext. 208 or

The New York Genealogical and Biographical Society is a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.  Contributions are tax deductible as allowed by law.