Women's Auxiliary

The Auxiliary runs special fundraising programs throughout the year like Christmas in Richmond Town, Spring Fair and The Bennett Café. Their dedication and passion makes all their efforts successful. They have also mentored a new generation of volunteers through their inspirational work. In 2015 they reached a major milestone - $1,000,000 raised through over 50,000 hours of volunteering.

Bennet Cafe Interior

Bennet Cafe Interior

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In 2015, the Women’s Auxiliary raised over $1,000,000 through over 50,000 hours of volunteering.

Founded in 1956, the Women's Auxiliary of Historic Richmond Town is the main volunteer fundraising group for the museum.Their mission is to aid, assist, support and render useful service to the Staten Island Historical Society (Historic Richmond Town) in the preservation, restoration and interpretation of landmarks on Staten Island - to help preserve historic records, relics, and other articles connected with the early history of the Island and raise funds to carry out these purposes - to have study programs and promote fellowship among members.

Become a member

If you would like to become a member of the Women's Auxiliary please call Barbara at (718) 667-3496 or fill out this FORM and we will contact you!


Officers 2017-2019

Mary Ann Weibel - President

Ann Borik - Treasurer

Jean Hand - Assistant Treasurer

Angela Barone - Recording Secretary

Marie Elena Moneypenny - Corresponding Secretary

Maryellen dotti - assistant to the secretaries