Support

The Dwight-Derby House Needs Your Support!

We are a non-profit organization that completely relies on corporate and private donations. Without your support the Dwight-Derby House could not offer school programs, tours, exhibits and community events.  These programs are totally supported by your donations.

Our restoration efforts are funded by grants and your donations. Today, you can visually see where these funds have been invested.

The Exterior:

  • Sills replaced
  • Shingles repaired and painted
  • Chimney restored
  • Roof replaced
  • Windows restored
  • Yard regraded and seeded
  • Driveway enlarged and restored
  • Barn restored
  • Exhibit Hall addition
  • Terrace and gardens added

The Interior:

  • Parlor restoration
  • Dining Room restoration
  • Parlor Chamber restoration
  • Bedroom Chamber restoration
  • Nursery restoration
  • Office restoration
  • Two bathroom restorations
  • Boat Bottom Attic Bedroom restoration
  • Dendrochronology study
  • Electrical work
  • Hall restoration
  • Interior Barn restoration
  • Removal of river in basement

The Dwight-Derby House has two more areas to restore: the Kitchen and Pantry/Milk Room. These are projects that will need major funding to complete. Please help us complete the Dwight-Derby House restoration project!!! Send your tax deductible donation to The Friends of the Dwight-Derby House, P.O. Box 527, Medfield, MA. 02052

There are items that the Dwight-Derby House could use for our office, every day management and maintenance. Please visit our donate page and see if you have items in your attics or basements that we could use.

We also need volunteers.  There are many areas you could help us as a volunteer.  Please visit our volunteer page to let us know how you would like to help.