Welcome!

membership3The Friends of the North Vancouver Museum & Archives Society is a registered charity and membership organization which helps to develop and maintain awareness of our community history, while supporting and raising funds for the North Vancouver Museum & Archives, their programs, exhibits and other activities.

We invite you to join the Friends Society. All membership fees, donations and funds raised through sponsorship, book sales, and community functions are used to support the goals, activities and programs of the Museum & Archives.

This financial support helps NVMA to:

  • acquire items for the collections,
  • purchase necessary equipment,
  • hire summer students, and
  • provide support for publications that feature North Vancouver’s history, including the Express, one of the finest community history newsletters you‘ll see anywhere.

Members of the Friends Society also support Museum and Archives activities by volunteering their time and talents for programs and activities. If you would like to volunteer, please explore our current opportunities and complete the Volunteer Enquiry Form on our Volunteer page.

The Friends Society Annual Report for 2015 and for the first quarter of 2016 are posted here.  Friends Annual Report 2016 (First Quarter);   Friends Annual Report 2015

Friends of the North Vancouver Museum & Archives Society Registered Charity No. 89031 1772 RR0001

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Joining the Friends of the North Vancouver Museum & Archives Society is a great way to link with like-minded individuals who are passionate about their community. Your support as a member helps the NVMA present great programs and exhibits and to develop its collections. Support the North Vancouver Museum & Archives and join the Friends of the North Vancouver Museum & Archives Society. Simply fill out the form on the right.

Membership Levels

  • Individual $20
  • Family $30
  • Senior $15
  • Student $15
  • Business $150
  • Non-Profit Group $100

Business Membership

Business contributions are important to NVMA’s ability to offer outstanding programs and community engagement initiatives. A Business Membership is the perfect way to get involved, be an engaged corporate citizen and to support the work of the Museum & Archives.

Membership Benefit

As a Member of the Friends of the North Vancouver Museum & Archives Society you will receive quarterly issues of the Friends’ Express newsletter.  The Express is researched and produced by Friends Society volunteers and mailed to Society members four times a year.

Board of Directors

The current members of the Board of Directors of the Friends Society are:

John Gilmour (President), Terry McAlduff (Vice-President), Joan Fleischer (Secretary), and Ken Izatt (Treasurer). Members-at -Large include Donna Oseen, Shirin Ismail, Donna McGeachie, Robert McCormack, John Lakes, Catharine Downes and Nancy Kirkpatrick, ex officio (Museum & Archives Director).