Get Involved

There are a variety of ways to become involved with the Historic Russell School. Below is information on the benefits of volunteer and internship opportunities, and a list of our supporters.

For more information on sponsorship and corporate match, please contact Phyllis Mack Horton at If you have other ways you'd like to participate, we welcome your ideas.

Please donate to the Historic Russell School and help us continue the school's legacy as a place of learning! Donations directly benefit restoration projects, operational and programming activities, supporting our efforts to create high-quality programming and exhibitions.

Donating is easy! You may join online or send a check. To join online, please press the secure "Click to Donate" button above. If you'd like to send a check, our mailing address is: 311 Milton Rd, #73036, Durham, NC 27722.

Volunteer Opportunities

The Historic Russell School is looking for individuals with expertise in finance and fundraising, marketing, educational programming, membership, history, historic preservation, and/or board development to serve on a variety of committees.  
*Please contact Bradley Long at to discuss committee and internship opportunities.


We thank the following individuals and businesses for their support!
Supporters, Patrons, Sponsors, and Partners of the Historic Russell School (2012-2016)






Volunteers and Interns (2012-2018)

Yea Jee Bae, Graphic Design Intern - Duke University, (2014-2015)
Brian-Anthony Garrison - Grant Consultant
Hallie Bass and the True Lights -
Stephanie Pryor -
Michael Horton, Derek Ellis. Albert Richmond, James Richmond - Grill Masters
Curtis Long - Accountant
John Wilson - Custom Wood Maker

Bethesda Athletic Association
The Office of Rodney Swink
Joyous Candles

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