Please note that the Cataraqui Archaeological Research Foundation and the Kingston Archaeology Centre have closed. This site is still available for historical and informational reasons, but none of the services or products described here are available anymore.

Support Foundation Programs

Supporting the Foundation will help us to improve the preservation of the collections held at the Kingston Archaeological Centre, enhance education programming, and augment the exhibits in our Interpretive Centre. Any donations or contributions are tremendously helpful. As a non-profit charitable organization we will issue tax receipts for all donations. Your contributions may also be recognized in our newsletter, on our website, and at the Kingston Archaeological Centre.

As always, your support and donations are greatly appreciated!


There are several ways to support the Foundation:

By purchasing a Membership. Foundation Membership includes a tax teceipt for 100% of the contribution, free access to archives and library, 2 bi-annual Subsoil newsletters, discounts on programs such as “Can You Dig It?”, advanced invitation to special events and lectures, and discount on Gift shop purchases.

By Donation. Donations can be made at our Centre, by mail, or online.  We are happy to be part of Canada Helps, who assists us in receiving donations through their online donation system. Canada Helps is an online fundraising solution for charities that is secure and easy to use. Please follow the link below to support the Foundation today.

By helping us with items on our Wish List. This help us improve and advance the services and work we do at the Centre.

By volunteering with the Foundation. A list of projects we are currently looking for help with can be found on our volunteer page.

By attending our many exciting events and programs including "Can You Dig It?", Archaeology Week, Lectures, and many more.