We’re always happy to work closely with our sponsors to ensure that their needs and objectives are met. Some of the benefits of sponsorship are:

Brand Visibility

Logo and company name listed on website, marketing materials, social media, and prominently displayed during events and in the Visitor Center.


We are grateful for the support we receive from local businesses. We make sure that we thank our sponsors before, during, and after every event and throughout the year.

VIP Access to furnace town

Depending on your level of sponsorship you may host a corporate retreat or other event at Furnace Town, receive complimentary tickets to events, and discounted or complimentary admission. Benefits include:

  • Free and discounted admission

  • Free and discounted ticket to events

  • Logo and company name listed on marketing materials and website

  • Special Access to Furnace Town for client and corporate entertaining or training

  • An affiliation with a nationally recognized historic museum

Thank you for considering a corporate sponsorship of the Iron Furnace Fifty.

Your support will:

  • Preserve our collection of historic nineteenth century buildings and artifacts that provide a unique historical experience

  • Engage students of all ages through our educational outreach and Folk School

  • Share our rich cultural heritage through our interpretive programs that provide a direct connection to our shared past

Every gift is tax-deductible, with an impact that reaches more than 3,000 school aged children and 10,000 visitors every year, and thousands more that visit online.

Furnace Town is a private nonprofit 501(c)3 organization with tax-ID: 52-1223314.

To become a sponsor please contact Jeff Bacon, Sponsor Chair at 410-632-1881 to discuss how your business can benefit from sponsoring the Iron Furnace Fifty.


Thank you Sponsors!



Chesapeake Bay Dairy
Calvin B. Taylor Bank
Eastern Shore Distributing
Ocean City Elks Lodge #2645


Avery Hall Insurance
Berlin/OC Optimist Club
Charles Brown Glass Company
First Shore Federal
Perio Solutions/Dr. Felthousen
Philadelphia Investments


Bank of Delmarva
Baxter Enterprises
Burbage Funeral Home
E.D. Supply Co., Inc.
Jordan Forestry, LLC
Town of Snow Hill
Scarborough Oil
Snow Hill Pharmacy
State Farm/Claudia Nicholls
Vernon Powell Shoes
Wilkinson & Tobiassen Accounting

Friends of Iron Furnace Fifty

Milford Street Pharmacy
Millville Lumber Co.