Development Fund

The society's Development Fund is actually four separate funds in one; each designed to provide financial support for specific NKPHTS programs:

  • McCaleb-Rehor Prototype Preservation Fund - Your tax deductible gift to this fund will go towards the creation of grants to preserve Nickel Plate Road Prototype equipment & buildings. Non-profit organizations can apply for a McCaleb-Rehor Grant of $3,000 to help with the cost of restoring and maintaining Nickel Plate prototype equipment, rolling stock, or buildings. (If your organization would like to apply for such a grant, please download and complete the application form here.)

  • Historic Preservation Fund - Your tax deductible gift to this fund will be used for the acquisition and maintenance of historic material, documents and photographs relating to the Nickel Plate Road, its constituent, and affiliated railroads.

  • Modeling Projects Fund - Your tax deductible gift to this fund will go towards the development and implementation of the Society's modeling program.

  • NKPHTS Publications Fund - Your tax deductible gift to this fund goes directly towards publishing costs and technical improvements relating to the Nickel Plate Road Magazine and the Society's Publishing Program.

To Donate by Mail:

  • Make checks or money orders payable to “NKPHTS, Inc.”

  • Please indicate to which of the above four funds you wish to contribute.

  • Please send your check/money order to:

NKPHTS Memorial Fund
P.O. Box 9
North Hampton, OH 45349-0009

To Donate by PayPal:

  • Click on the PayPal button below. On the PayPal page, please indicate how much you wish to donate.

  • Please indicate to which of the above four funds you wish to contribute in the text box on the PayPal checkout screen.