Purpose: This organization was formed in the year 2000 to restore and preserve an endangered Maryland treasure. Restoration was completed in 2006. The Friends are now responsible for the Graveyard's maintenance.
Membership: All descendants of families buried in the graveyard, all residents of Hoopers Island, and anyone who appreciates the early history of Maryland are encouraged to join the Friends. To become a member please submit a check of $10 or a more generous amount payable to "Old Hoopers Island Graveyard" to the address below. All donations go to continual upkeep of the graveyard. There are currently 241 individuals/families who have contributed to the restoration and preservation of the Old Hoopers Island Graveyard.