Hear from CPA supporters

Why They Give…


“I give to save the stories. I give to nurture an inspirational environment in which to live.”
-Thea Tjepkema, Preservationist

Watch to learn why Thea gives

Your tax-deductible contribution directly supports CPA’s mission through programming and operations.

Every dollar helps ensure our region’s historic resources are protected. 

Gifts of all sizes help activate neighborhood vibrancy and character rich culture you can see and feel. 

Your contribution makes our collective history available to inspire residents, visitors and businesses alike.

Let’s honor our history together.

Be in touch to explore giving options that work best for you by contacting Lindsey Armor, Engagement and Development Director, at lindsey@cincinnatipreservation.org or 513.246.2043. 

Thank you for investing in places that matter! 

Ways to Give

Help sustain CPA’s work throughout the year by committing to a recurring monthly gift. Your ongoing support makes a big impact! 

Donate online
One-time or recurring gifts can be made easily and securely from CPA’s paypal portal here

Donate via mail by sending a check payable to:
Cincinnati Preservation Association
430 Reading Rd. Suite 300
Cincinnati, OH 45202

Donate via phone by calling:
513.721.4506 extension 11 or 513.246.2043

Give a Matching Gift 

Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match any charitable contributions made by their employees. What is more, some companies match gifts made by retirees and/or spouses. To find out if your company has a matching gift policy, contact your HR department or reach out to Lindsey Armor. 

Memorial-Honor Gift 

Honor the life of a special person with a gift to CPA where their legacy will be remembered. 

Donor Advised Fund 

Maximize current income tax deductibility to focus your support where and when it’s needed most. 

CPA is a 501(c)(3) organization. Please direct your gifts to Cincinnati Preservation Association
430 Reading Rd. Suite 300
Cincinnati, OH 45202

Planned Giving

Provide a legacy through planned giving with a gift to CPA as part of your financial and estate planning.  CPA’s legal name is Cincinnati Preservation Association, and our tax ID # is 31-6049618.  For more information see our Legacy Society-Planned Giving page.