With the generous support of our members, the Friends have joined with New York State to accomplish great things! Continued financial support is essential to provide the critical funding needed for the preservation, restoration and interpretation of John Jay Homestead. We hope you will join us in our efforts to fulfill our important and enriching mission! Click HERE to see what we’ve been able to accomplish with your financial support.

Here are some ways you can help us KEEP THE AMERICAN STORY ALIVE:

Make a Gift

We appreciate your support at whatever level you choose to give. Click HERE to make a donation to Friends of John Jay Homestead.
Click HERE to learn more about how your gift can make a difference.

Become a Member of Friends of John Jay Homestead

Click HERE to learn more about the benefits you will receive when you become a member.


Volunteer opportunities abound at John Jay Homestead! Click HERE to learn more about volunteer opportunities.

Attend an Event

Tickets to certain events include a tax-deductible gift to support Friends of John Jay Homestead. Click HERE to see our current calendar of events.


Ways to become a Member, Make a Gift, or Attend an Event:

Cash or Check
Make checks payable to “Friends of John Jay Homestead“ and mail to Friends of John Jay Homestead, P. O. Box 148, Katonah, New York, 10536

Credit Card
Call the office at 914-232-8119 or mail in credit card information.

Make your payment via Pay Pal

Gifts of Donated Securities
Call the office at 914-232-8119 and speak with Emily Grand to make arrangements.

Make a Planned Gift
Individuals who have remembered Friends of John Jay Homestead in their estate plans will become members of the John Jay Society. If you have already made a deferred gift, please share your intentions with us so that we may welcome you into the John Jay Society and thank you! Please call the office and speak with Emily Grand to discuss this further at 914-232-8119. We welcome and encourage planned gifts to sustain the important work we do for John Jay Homestead State Historic Site.

Apply for a Matching Gift from your Company
Many employers support the generosity of its employees by having matching gift programs that match employee donations to eligible non-profit organizations. Ask the Human Resources Department to see if your employer has this kind of program and if so, ask for its “matching gift form.” Please send the completed form to the Friends office:
Friends of John Jay Homestead
P. O. Box 148
Katonah, New York 10536
Or call 914-232-8119.