- Building your knowledge of architecture and learning the benefits of renovation and restoration of our historic landmarks.
- Making new friends with common interests.
- On-going training to satisfy your needs and our goals.
- Frequent access to our grand landmarks, some not otherwise open to the public.
- Bi-monthly Volunteers in Preservation newsletter.
- An annual Volunteer Appreciation Brunch.
- Past venues include historic homes on Walker Lane, South Temple, East Millcreek, and in Ogden and Logan; historic commercial buildings in Sugarhouse; Lehi Roller Mills; the Tooele County Courthouse and Benson Grist Mill.
We offer six to seven education programs throughout the year which usually take place at Memorial House. Past programs include Special Collections from the University of Utah’s Marriott Library; Utah’s architectural folklore; Utah Gold Star Mothers; history of Utah Woolen Mills; a tour of Sugarhouse landmark buildings in jeopardy; and a tour of the Salt Lake County Art Collection.
- Guiding tours in historic buildings---Salt Lake City & County Building, Kearns (Utah Governor's) Mansion, Meditation Chapel, McCune Mansion, Keith Mansion and others.
- Leading tours in historic homes during our annual Historic Homes Tour.
- Planning special events & day-of help.
- Leading a Marmalade District walking tour.
- Filling a leadership position on the Volunteer Guild Board of Directors.
- Researching various topics.
- Serving on a committee.
Volunteer Guild Leads the Way
The Utah Heritage Foundation Volunteer Guild is made up of volunteers who are members of the Utah Heritage Foundation. The Guild is led by a Board of Directors that is composed of veteran Guild members. The Guild Board President and Vice-President hold ex-officio positions on the UHF Board of Trustees. The Guild sets the agenda and policies, and coordinates education and training for the UHF Volunteer Program.