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The Iconic Old Church
The Old San Ysidro Church is a historic church on Old Church Road in Corrales, New Mexico. It was built in 1868 and added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.
The CHS Mission
CHS is a nonprofit corporation which is dedicated to promoting the greater appreciation for and better understanding of the history and traditions of the centuries-old agricultural village of Corrales, New Mexico and its residents of yesterday and today.
Bosque Gallery Annual Benefit Show Begins March 18
40% of sales on March 20 go to the Old Church "ROCK" Fund for the restoration of the Old San Ysidro Church!
CHS Annual Meeting Set for Sunday, February 14
2015 Annual Report
The mission of Corrales Historical Society has always been to maintain and preserve the beautiful and iconic Historic Old San Ysidro Church. In 2015 we did just that, and more. 2015 was the year in which we completed a major renovation to the Old Church, created a marketing team, raised money for our CHS "ROCK" (Restore Old Church Kindly) Fund, redesigned the CHS website, and hosted special events including the Heart of Corrales Fiesta. We could not have achieved any of this without the dedication of our great group of volunteers and the amazing support from our fantastic
Please take a moment to review the 2015 CHS Annual Report, which includes reports by the CHS Board, Committee Chairs and Directors. Now on to 2016...together we can accomplish great things!
Donate Today and Help Preserve the Old Church for years to come...
Q: What is the CHS Rock Fund?
A:The CHS ROCK (Restore Old Church Kindly) Fund, established in 2014 by the Corrales Historical Society (CHS), allows donors to designate their gifts specifically towards the preservation of the Old San Ysidro Church building. The ROCK fund is administered by the CHS Board, which approves all distributions. Monies from the ROCK fund may not be used for general operating expenses or other CHS programming. CHS has been responsible for preserving and maintaining the Old Church property since 1973. ROCK donations will defray the significant costs of the 2013 storm damage and will help preserve the Old Church well into the future. For more information on how you can help with further restoration projects, please click on the button below.