Commit to The HistoryMakers. Your commitment can be as small as becoming a member and joining our mailing list, or as large as sponsoring one of our fundraising events. There are many advantages to getting involved with The HistoryMakers.

Want to take part in laying the foundation of our history? Join our growing community. There are three levels of membership. Consider which level is best for you.

Help us reach our goal of $30 Million. Any amount is greatly appreciated. You can also Sponsor-A-HistoryMaker for $5,000.

Our sponsors and funders are our partners. Become a sponsor today! Not only will you contribute to a great cause, but your brand will be exposed to a worldwide audience via the internet, TV, radio and print media.

The HistoryMakers has staff positions and internships available at its headquarters in Chicago, Illinois. If you have the skills, drive, ambition and dedication, please contact us, we are looking for those who will dedicate themselves to our growth.

Our volunteers contribute to our organization in immeasurable ways. If you have the desire to give back, the time to do so, and experience in research, proofreading, event logistics, or archives, we welcome you to fill out our volunteer application.

Do you know someone who has done something, experienced something, or been something you consider remarkable? Do you think that story needs to be recorded for future generations? If you do, we’d like to hear their story.

The HistoryMakers wants African-American video oral history to become the next national cultural movement. We are looking for existing companies or organizations that have a fully equipped studio or remote production equipment to join us and help expand our interview operations to other cities.