Monetary gifts of any amount are always welcomed at the Heritage. Your donations help fund the following activities:

  • Raise funds for the repair and restoration of historic buildings. We also organize and supervise these construction projects.
  • Assists in the organizing and promotion of most major Bishop Hill festivals, including Ag Days, Christmas Market, Lucia Nights, and the Midsommar Music Festival.
  • Preserves thousands of Bishop Hill and Swedish artifacts, some dating back to the early 1700’s.

If you wish to make a donation, you can do it online at . When you enter the PayPal portal, it will say Bishop Hill Colony Store, which is the gift shop for the BHHA.  You can also mail a tax deductible donation to the BHHA at PO Box 92, Bishop Hill, IL  61419.  Please make the check out to the “BHHA.”

If you have any questions about donating, please call 309-927-3899 or email The BHHA is a 501c3 and your donation may be tax deductible. Thank you for your support!