We recently surveyed a small group of our most dedicated members to determine their
reasons as to why they chose to become members. See below for some of the results...
TOP 10 REASONS TO BECOME A MEMBER OF
THE FRIENDS OF THE RAILROAD
- I love trains.
- I appreciate and/or enjoy train restoration and preservation.
- Riding trains is fun for the whole family!
- Travelling on passenger trains is a great way to enjoy scenery and the seasons.
- It’s a true delight to see children’s response to trains.
- I want to support the mission and efforts of the Friends of the Railroad.
- It’s a great way to participate in local train history.
- Riding passenger trains is wonderful event for the community.
- I like getting updates on local trains and train travel.
- I want to be eligible to become a member of the board to help influence the vision and direction.
Newly Added: Starting in 2019, FORR Members (unless they opt out) are automatically signed up to receive advance email noticifications of tickets going on sale, before the general public, for Santa Trains and other excursions with Friends of the Railroad.
To make a general donation
Family - $35.00
Adult (18-59 yrs) - $20.00
Senior (60+) - $10.00
Youth (12-17 yrs) - $10.00
Your membership donation may be made
using a Credit Card or Check
If you are donating using a Credit Card, please use buttons in the area above.
If donating by Check, please:
1. Make check payable to Friends of the Railroad, Inc.
2. Indicate 'annual membership' in the memo section, and if it's not too much trouble,
3. Please include a short note telling us why you decided to join us in our efforts.
4. Mail your donation to: Friends of the Railroad, Inc., P.O. Box 129, Victor, NY 14564
Or you can bring a check with you to a monthly Board Meeting. Board Meetings are held at 7:00 pm on the 4th Thursday of each month at the Legacy at Fairways, 681 High St, Victor, NY 14564.
* Note: The Friends of the Rail Road is a 501c3 non-profit organization.
All contributions and donations, including membership dues, are tax deductible.