THE BMA WELCOMES YOU TO OUR WEBSITE!
The Bidwell Mansion Association (BMA) is a tax exempt non-profit community-based organization supporting Bidwell Mansion, the 1868 home of John Bidwell, founder of the city of Chico, California. Founded in 1956, the BMA has been a constant advocate for the Bidwell Mansion. To learn more about the BMA, you may click here to download our bylaws.
INTERESTED IN SERVING ON THE BMA BOARD OF DIRECTORS?
If you are interested in serving on the BMA Board of Directors, please contact us at email@example.com giving us your name, address, telephone number and email address.
PLEASE SEND US YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS
The BMA would like to keep you fully updated on our activities via email. If you would like to participate, please send your email address to firstname.lastname@example.org. Looking forward to hearing from you!!!
OUR 2013 SPRING NEWSLETTER IS AVAILABLE ONLINE
Find out about our latest activities, upcoming events, ways that you can volunteer and much more by clicking on this link.
CALIFORNIA STATE PARKS NEWS RELEASE!
Bidwell Mansion to Receive Matching Funds. For more information please click on this link.
MORE BMA NEWS!!!
PLEASE JOIN US FOR THE BIDWELL GARDEN TEA PARTY
Saturday, June 15, 2013, at the Mansion
Please download the attached flyer for more information!
CLICK HERE TO READ ABOUT THE BMA ONCE AGAIN SERVING AS THE COOPERATING ASSOCIATION FOR BIDWELL MANSION STATE HISTORIC PARK!!
BIDWELL MANSION ASSOCIATION DONATES $25,000 TO KEEP BIDWELL MANSION OPEN. Of Note: State Parks will be providing matching funds through AB 1478. This is a lengthy process but AB 1478 will ensure all funds donated to keep the mansion open will be matched. The necessary forms were submitted to State Parks on 12/17/12 but as yet the BMA has not received acknowledgement of receipt of such forms....CLICK ON THIS LINK AND READ MORE!
AN OPPORTUNITY TO CONTINUE PREVENTING BIDWELL MANSION FROM CLOSURE!!
On May 13, 2011, it was announced that Bidwell Mansion State Historic Park was slated to close in the Spring of 2012. However, due to swift community action, methods of raising money have been devised to help save Bidwell Mansion from closure. See the Donate Now page for more information. THANK YOU IN ADVANCE FOR YOUR CONTINUED SUPPORT!!!
BIDWELL MANSION ASSOCIATION IS ON FACEBOOK!
Visit our Facebook page where you will get updated information on Association activities and events. Please click on this link and "Like" us. Feel free to share your thoughts and feelings about Bidwell Mansion and its importance to our community. We would love to hear from you. Also, if you would like to send us an email, you may do so at email@example.com.
BIDWELL MANSION HAS A BLOG SITE!
Please click on this link to visit Nancy Leek's Bidwell Blog.