Fundraising Workshop for Oregon Heritage

We recently presented a fundraising workshop as part of the Oregon Heritage Summit held on April 26 and 27, 2017. We presented a quick one hour workshop overview of membership programs, yearend gifts and thanking donors and members.  Our workshops are fun and helpful. Please see the complete list of our workshops here.

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National Survey of Heritage Incentive and Funding Programs Report for Oregon Heritage

Heritage Consulting Inc. was engaged by Oregon Heritage, the state’s heritage agency, to undertake fresh research about the wide variety of state, county, and local preservation funding and incentive programs across the nation. This two component research project produced a spreadsheet with basic information about 150 different funding or incentive programs nationwide that direct grant support to heritage organizations. The spreadsheet also included financial incentives for rehabilitation...

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Grant Writing Successes 2016

This winter we wrote three grant applications for clients and won three for three!  For the Tacony Community Development Corporation, their successful (and fully funded) 75K Commerce Department grant will permit them to expand their work to provide technical assistance in the commercial corridor to upgrade tired facades, continue promotional events, and expand their high-quality partnerships with the Tacony Library and others.  For the North 5 Street Revitalization Project, their...

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Resource Team Visits to 12 Texas Main Street Communities

We visited with 12 Texas Main Street communities over three years to assist as the Organization and Promotion team member for their Preserve America Reassessments.  See a sample of one of these reports here. 

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Merchant and Neighborhood Annual Gifts Brochure for Tacony

We have been working with the Tacony Community Development Corporation in Philadelphia for more than two years now, as they shifted their efforts from working in housing to commercial revitalization efforts for Torresdale Avenue.  In an effort to broaden their financial base and seek new revenue sources, we assisted them in developing a membership or investor campaign to seek annual gifts from merchants, property owners, and neighbors in Tacony.  They are kicking off their campaign...

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