We're looking for grants to: 1) raise awareness towards our fundraising campaign to preserve a historic (not listed) lighthouse structure in the Harbor including a short video to promote the cause (very short video created already); 2) funds to directly preserve the same structure; 3) increase our membership / capacity building
Programming and Dollar Needs:
Programming needs (promotional video) $8,000 (includes videography, research, transportation to/from island, editing)
structure preservation funds $1,000-20,000 (some funds are matched by the State )
capacity / membership building outreach, social media advertising (Facebook, Twitter promotion, Instagram promotion) $2,000
Provide your hourly rate for research and locating grants for:
20 hours per
for 6 months.
For a total of
A web page exists promoting the effort, but we need to enhance the video, make something available for doing "talks", speaking engagements, grants for direct preservation of the structure (including in-kind materials (cement, gravel, brick); outreach towards additional interested communities.
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Located in the USA
This specific effort is the preserve a 1902 built structure that is almost 'gone' due to time & erosion, storms, sea level rise. Otherwise, our group provides volunteers on-island on the State & National Parks & has done so since 1979.
Majority via memberships, but for this specific cause (saving the building) we are hoping to solicit specific donations from new & current members, and foundations, businesses.
We have previously applied for a grant(s).
We have previously received $5,000 in grant funds.
We have a copy of our previously written grant application(s).
We have had a grant from Target for Improving Outreach.
We have a fundraising packet.
Fundraising 'flyer', 1 page for this specific effort.