Vision

Our vision is for Rutherford House Provincial Historic Site to be widely recognized and appreciated for its historical and cultural significance and for the Friends of Rutherford House Society to inspire and enrich the community.

Mission

The mission of the Friends of Rutherford House Society is to create innovative opportunities for the public to enjoy Rutherford House and to engage with Alberta’s history. We believe that the past has something to tell the present. We aspire to make history fun, relevant and engaging.

Values

  • Hospitality in keeping with the spirit and tradition of the Rutherford Family.
  • Excellence in our services.
  • Community connections and partnerships.
  • Inclusion of all members of the community.
  • Collaboration and open communication.
  • Educational opportunities.
  • Passion and commitment of engaged volunteers and staff.
  • The vital role that the heritage of Rutherford House Provincial Historic Site plays to our community’s identity and how it connects the past, present, and future.