Constructed in 1823, the Old West Church is the first ‘Meeting House’ built in Calais, Vermont. It is a symbol of community cooperation and unity. On the National Historic Register, this landmark is preserved by the donations of visitors, friends, and neighbors and managed by the Old West Church Association.

We need you to Invest in the future of the Old West Church as we mark 200 years.

Your gift will help us meet our goal of raising $100,000. This will double reserve funds and support the long-term care and preservation of this majestic building for generations to come. Your investment will help us ensure the financial strength of the Old West Church for another 200 years.

Every gift, no matter the amount, will make a difference. Please consider:

Pew Box 2023$10,000 and up
Weathervane$5,000 to 9,999
Steeple$1,000 to 4,999
Bell Ringer$250 to 999
Foundationup to $249

Here is how to make your gift:

Donate online here:


By mail:
Old West Church
PO Box 73
Calais, VT 05648

Be sure to let us know if your gift is made in honor or memory of someone special.

Join our Generations Circle by making a planned gift and leave your legacy for generations to come.

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The Old West Church Association, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Your donation is tax deductible in accordance with IRS regulations.