Become a Texas Hero!
To be entered to win a behind-the-scenes tour of La Belle
Make a gift of any amount between August 21 and August 29 to the Friends of the Texas Historical Commission's Texas Heroes Annual Fund and be entered in a drawing to receive a behind-the-scenes VIP tour of La Belle exhibit as it is being installed at the Bullock Texas State History Museum. The tour will be guided by Jim Bruseth, former THC archeology division director and guest curator of La Belle. This opportunity is only available in conjunction with the Friends’ year-end annual campaign to support THC projects. We need your help to raise $18,000 by August 31.
Shop for Friends
When you shop, you preserve Texas history. So, shop away! The Friends of the Texas Historical Commission has partner with various organizations and businesses to make it easy for you to support preservation in Texas. Choose from several different options from buying groceries, to ordering a book or shopping for a birthday present. When you shop using the options below, a portion of your purchase will go to the Friends of the Texas Historical Commission. So, shop away and help preserve Texas history!
Making a Difference
On July 21, longtime Presidio La Bahia Director Newton Warzecha was recognized with the THC's John L. Nau, III Award of Excellence in Museums.
The Friends of the THC has partnered with the Randall's Good Neighbor Program, which will donate 1% of sales made by shoppers who have linked their Randalls card to the Friends.