Donations to the New Netherland Institute help us tell the story of the history and legacy of the seventeenth-century Dutch colony of New Netherland. NNI is registered as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.

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With this link, you can easily create a fundraiser for NNI. This will create a personal campaign with your name on it with a dollar goal of your choice. Share it with supporters and encourage them to help you raise money for NNI.

You might want to copy the following text into your personal fundraiser under "Why are you raising money?" Feel free to modify it to suit your needs.

Would you like to join me in supporting the New Netherland Institute this year? I believe that creating and keeping alive the stories of the early Dutch in America is a goal worthy of your support. This key part of early American history helps us understand ourselves, our region, and our world that much much better!

Any contribution will do good, whether it's for $5 or $500. Thank you for your helping me support NNI.

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If you end up donating online at the link above, you will see two options to share your support of NNI with your friends. 


Tell a Friend will allow you to share the donation page with up to 3 of your friends. 

Creating your own fundraising page is simple. Fill in some basic information that will allow you to manage your page and invite friends to make a contribution. If you are interested in this option and need assistance, please don't hesitate to contact us


About the New Netherland Institute

For over three decades, NNI has helped cast light on America's Dutch roots. In 2010, it partnered with the New York State Office of Cultural Education to establish the New Netherland Research Center, with matching funds from the State of the Netherlands. NNI is registered as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. More

The New Netherland Research Center

Housed in the New York State Library, the NNRC offers students, educators, scholars and researchers a vast collection of early documents and reference works on America's Dutch era. More


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By supporting NNI you help increase awareness of the 17th century Dutch colony of New Netherland and its legacy in America.