Your contribution can help preserve this piece of history. We will accept memorabilia or monetary gifts, however they are not tax deductible. In recognition of your generous offering, your name will be placed somewhere on the property as outlined below. Your name may be displayed in the form of a name plate, plaque, personalized paver brick, or other form of placement.
Thank you for any contribution you are able to provide.
Special Project Sponsorships Available:
Site Survey $1,500
Landscape Architect $1,500
Two benches for the exterior patio area $1,400 (with name plate)
Wood privacy fence $3,000
Metal 3' fence around the front and side of the house $3,500
Sidewalk from house to street $1,200
Sidewalks in front and side of the house $3,000
Repair the front porch $2,500
Exterior siding repair and painting of the house and trim $2,800
Construction of parking area $7,000
Construction of patio area $2,500
Please contact us for more information about how to be a special project sponsor.
All contributors will be listed on this website and at The Ginger House.
Note: We are in the process of forming a not for profit 501c3 organization. After that is completed your donation will be tax-deductible.
$25 Gift Thanks so much for your help in making this historical destination a reality.
$50 Friend of Ginger Rogers Buy a Brick and we'll have your name engraved on it - the bricks will be used for the sidewalk and patio improvements on the site. Your brick will be a permanent addition to the project.
$100 Supporter of the Ginger Project Buy two bricks and we'll have your name (s) engraved on it - the bricks will be used for the sidewalk and patio improvements on the site. Your brick will be a permanent addition to the project. Thank you! You get two paver bricks with up to 20 letters each.
$500 Ginger Fan: You'll get five bricks with the names of your choice or whatever you would like to say on them, and an 8" x 10" print of Ginger Rogers, and a listing on our website as a friend of the museum. The bricks will be used for the sidewalk and patio improvements on the site. Your brick will be a permanent addition to the project.
$1,000 Contributor to the Museum A $1,000 gift: Contributor level. You'll get a large clay tile or stone with your name and logo (if desired) up to five lines of wording included, Two 8" x 10" photos of Ginger Rogers and a listing on our website as a contributor. the bricks will be used for the sidewalk and patio improvements on the site. Your brick will be a permanent addition to the project.
$10,000 Benefactor of the Museum A $10,000 gift or higher: Benefactor level. You will receive a large clay tile with your name and logo as a permanent fixture to the museum, All the perks at the $1,000 level, and you or your company will be listed as a benefactor with your name on a plaque to be added somewhere on the property (as allowed), and listed on our website as a benefactor. Plus you'll have free admission to this historic site and all special activities for life for up to four people.
Vivian G. Miner
Independence Young Matrons
Vivian G. Minor
Joanne Carlson (Ginger Rogers shoes, a letter, and more)
HearthMasters, Inc. (Much of work on the house)
Gene Padgitt (General Contractor -Months of work on the house)