There are numerous groups in our city working to protect, preserve and promote our resources and history. Here are a few organizations that we connect with in an ongoing way:
HISTORIC WHITTIER HOMES & BUILDINGS
Here is a listing of the designated historical homes and buildings offically recognized in our city.
The Whittier Conservancy is committed to the preservation and enchancement of Whittier's unique character and quality of life. The Conservancy promotes awarenessand appreciation of Whittier's historic, aesthetic, and natural resources. The Conservancy works for ethe preservation and sensitive use of Whittier's significant residential structures, landmark commercial buildings, and notable landscapes, including its valuable cultivated trees, public parks, and the natural beauty of the Whittier Hills.
WHITTIER HISTORICAL SOCIETY AND MUSEUM (www.whittiermuseum.org)
The WHITTIER HISTORICAL SOCIETY is a non-profit corporation that collects, preserves, and displays the history of Whittier. In addition to the Whittier Museum, the Society staffs The Jonathan Bailey Home and Park, publishes The Gazette, operates a museum store, and produces historical programs and exhibits.
WHITTIER UPTOWN ASSOCIATION (www.whittieruptown.org)
also on Facebook “The Whittier Uptown Association"
The mission of Whittier Uptown Association is to promote the businesses located in the Uptown district through marketing and production of quality events; to work with property owners and tenants to enhance the Uptown area by maintaining a safe and welcoming environment; to communicate the collective interest of the Association and serve as a liaison to local government.