Get Involved with The De Soto Society

Getting Involved

Getting Involved

Involvement opportunities abound with the Hernando de Soto Historical Society.

You can become a member, support our mission through sponsorship, or even join our events as a vendor.

Join the Society

The Hernando de Soto Historical Society is open to men and women who share a passion for serving their community.

Vendor Opportunities

Our events often require outside vendors to sell food, artwork, or other goods. We'd love to have you participate!

Volunteer With Us

Would you or your organization like to help out at an event? We would be so grateful to have your assistance!

Support the Society

If sponsorship or volunteering aren't the right for you but you still wish to support us, we would greatly appreciate your donations.

Who can join The Society?

Membership is open to individuals ages 21 years and older who have a passion for giving back.

What is the membership process?

Our potential new applicants are nominated by existing Society members, but we can help you with that process. Click below to inquire about becoming a member.



Opportunities are available to support the Hernando de Soto Historical Society's mission through sponsorship and advertising.

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Fostering and facilitating an appreciation of Manatee County’s Spanish - American heritage and cultural alliances through special events, community collaborations and charitable giving Since 1939

605 17th Ave W 
Bradenton, FL 34205
(941) 747-1998
Mon - Fri: 9:00 - 5:00 
Sat - Sun: Closed