The Rural Cemetery Association of Sandwich, NH is a 501(c)(13) charitable organization. The Association is the custodian of about 200 trust funds of living and deceased members, totaling over $180,000. These funds contribute a portion of the income used to operate and maintain the Cemetery. The Association is an all-volunteer organization and has no paid positions. It is not managed by the town or state, nor is it supported by taxpayers.
Among the primary purposes of this cemetery are the following:
- Provide a respectful, final resting place for our friends, relatives, and residents of Sandwich.
- Operate, maintain, and improve the cemetery as a peaceful, dignified, and beautiful area in the center of our town.
- Serve as a link to the history and heritage of our community.