Become a Friend of DHBT
Anyone passionate about Derbyshire's historic architecture should become a 'Friend of the Trust' by completing page six of this form. You can either print it out and post it back to us or fill it out online (right click and choose Preview to edit) and email it back to us.
Payment can be made via cheque or Standing Order, as per the instructions on the form.
Alternatively, you can make a secure online payment here by inserting the relevant figure into the 'donations amount' box. Please indicate that you have made an online payment on the form if you decide to do this.
There are different levels to suit everyone, but all are 'Friends' and have access to lectures and entrance to social events at a reduced price or advance offers.
Silver Friend (£25 pa):
1. Free advice over the phone or by email, and independent advice following a site visit for a small fee directing 'a friend DHBT' towards appropriate solutions/professionals/craftsmen as appropriate.
2. Access (for a small charge) to historic houses not normally open to the public.
3. Access (for a charge) to social events and lectures held by the Trust.
Gold Friend (£100 pa):
1. Free advice over the phone or by email, and free independent advice following a site visit for directing 'a friend of DHBT' towards appropriate solutions/professionals/craftsmen as appropriate.
2. The opportunity to open your house to 'Friends' to visit.
3. Access (free of charge or with advance booking) to other historic houses not normally open to the public.
4. Access (free of charge or advance booking) to social events and lectures held by the Trust.
Diamond Friend (£1,000 for 3 years):
All of the above plus:
1. Free access to Patrons' event.
2. Name recorded in literature.
Founder Member (£5,000 for life):
All of the above and name recorded forever on a plaque in Hopkinson's House.
Student Friends (£1 for 3 years - age 18-25):
1. Access to lectures free of charge.
2. Discounted access or advance invitations to social events.