Gift Items available in the museum
Monetary gifts


Donations for a specific piece such as:
Masonry around the foundation
Endowment Fund
Restoration of the ORC Annex
Memorial gifts


These help us to pay the bills


Gift items are one means of giving financial support.

Calendars: Each year, the ORCF produces a calendar, with pictures showing activities and progress made during the previous year. The 2018 calendars are now available.

Suggested donation for calendars: $23.00/ea includes postage

Engraved bricks: Bricks can be engraved with up to three lines, and up to 19 characters (including letters, spaces, and punctuation) on each line. You may download the request form by clicking here. Just print the form, fill it out, and mail it with your check or money order to the address on the bottom of the form.

Suggested donation for bricks: $50.00/ea

Crosses: Crosses are made from the wood lath pieces that were removed from the churches interior walls, and come with a Certificate of Authenticity and a square nail, also from the original church building. They are approximately 2 inches x 1 inch in size.

Suggested donation for crosses: $23.00/ea includes postage

License plates Flexible plastic plates state that you are supporting the restoration.

Suggested donation for license plates: $12.00/ea includes postage

CDs Two Hymn Sing CDs have been recorded. Volume One has old favorite hymns, while the other has Christmas carols.

Suggested donation for Hymn Sing CDs: $13.00/ea includes postage

We also offer CDs by two different Christian vocalists singing, among other things, "The Old Rugged Cross".

CDs by The Garretts: $18.00/ea includes postage

CDs by James McDuffy: $18.00/ea includes postage

Polo Shirts: Shirts sizes S, M, L, & XL. Colors available: sand, navy, burgundy, and red.

Polo Shirts: $28.00/ea includes postage

Polo Shirts: Sizes XXL and XXXL. Colors available: navy, burgundy, and red.

Polo Shirts 2 & 3 XL: $33.00/ea includes postage

Baseball Caps: Sand , burgandy, navy, and red are $23/ea including postage

Checks or money orders made out to Mary E. Shaffer Publishing may be sent to:

The Old Rugged Cross Foundation
PO Box 41
Niles, MI 49120

We apologize that we are not yet set up for handling credit cards.