Category Archives: Fundraising

Dillons Community Rewards Program

As you may know, Dillons makes contributions to community organizations.  Every time you swipe your Plus card, Dillons gives a tiny fraction of the money you spent to the organization you specify in your account.

You have to sign up for this every year.

To sign up, go to You can sign in using either your plus card number or your phone number.  Search for Midwest Historical & Genealogical Society, and choose it.  Then, for the next year, every time you shop for groceries, you’ll be supporting us.

Thanks — Every little bit helps!

Book Sale in September!

It’s time for a book sale!

  • Saturday, September 13, 9-4
  • Tuesday, September 16, 9-4
  • Saturday, September 20, 9-4

Lots of genealogy and history books and magazines.  Many other books — fiction, cookbooks, non-fiction.  Great prices!  The money raised will help pay to repair the library windows.

If you have books you’d like to contribute to the sale, please drop them off at the library.  Anything we don’t sell, we’ll donate to the Wichita Public Library Friends of the Library for their sales.

We Need Your Help!

We’ve signed up with AmazonSmile.  AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon that lets customers enjoy the same wide selection of products, low prices, and convenient shopping features as on The difference is that when customers shop on AmazonSmile (, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to the charitable organizations selected by customers. Continue reading We Need Your Help!