The future generation of The Society at the 2015 President's Picnic.
Future generations of THE SOCIETY OF CALIFORNIA PIONEERS are depending on us.


The Society of California Pioneers relies on the generosity of our donors to continue our historic mission to preserve, promote and enjoy our California heritage for current and future generations. The Society is a 501(c)3 charitable organization.

Our administrative staff is happy to answer any questions or address any concerns you have about your donations to The Society. We can be reached at (415) 957-1849 or via email at



• Donate Online:

To make your donation online, using any major credit card or Paypal, click here: DONATE TO THE SOCIETY OF CALIFORNIA PIONEERS

• Mail a check made payable to The Society of California Pioneers to:

The Society of California Pioneers
P. O. Box 29030
San Francisco, CA 94129

• Take Advantage of Your Employer’s Donation Matching Program:

If you work for, or are retired from, a company with a matching gift program, your gift may be eligible for a match. Please obtain the proper forms from your Human Resources department.

• Give a Memorial Gift:

If you wish to honor the memory of a family member or friend by making a contribution to The Society of California Pioneers, please write us at the above address and include the name of the individual you are honoring. Please state the designation of the gift, if you wish. We will contact the family to inform them that a donation has been made.

• Donate Securities, Stocks, or Mutual Funds:

To transfer securities electronically from a brokerage account, you will need the following information:

City National Bank #19355

DTC# 2039

The Society of California Pioneers Account #4824 3510

On the date of transfer, please contact Mercedes Moore Devine, Managing Director, at

• Join Our Legacy Circle by including The Society in your Estate Plan:

By including The Society of California Pioneers in your estate plan, you can both honor the past and bring it to life for future generations. Many tax-wise options are available for planned giving, such as bequests, charitable remainder unitrusts (CRUT), charitable remainder annuity trusts (CRAT) and gift annuities. You will need to seek the advice of a qualified estate and/or tax professional when considering any form of a planned gift. To learn more about the Pioneer Legacy Circle, please contact the Managing Director at (415) 957-1849 or

• Support The Society when you Shop Online:

When you shop at AmazonSmile, Amazon donates 0.5% of the purchase price to Society Of California Pioneers. For more information, visit

The Society of California Pioneers’ Donor Privacy Policy
The Society of California Pioneers values our donors’ privacy. We will not sell, trade or share a donor’s personal information with anyone else, nor send mailings on behalf of other organizations. We will only share personal information once the donor has given The Society specific permission to do so. Additionally, any credit card information a donor provides for online donation transactions is immediately destroyed and used only for that transaction.