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Historic Preservation Blog from PreservationDirectory.com - Preserve America, Preserve America Stewards, volunteers
Contributed By: Druscilla Null
Email The Author: dnull@achp.gov

The next quarterly deadline for submitting applications to the Preserve America Stewards program is December 1, 2010. Preserve America Stewards is a federal program which recognizes organizations and agencies that successfully use volunteers to help care for historic properties. Preserve America Stewards receive a designation letter and certificate of recognition signed by First Lady Michelle Obama.

To date, programs have been recognized for a range of volunteer efforts. Some designated organizations address preservation and interpretation of historic buildings, such as the Society for the Preservation of Federal Hill and Fell's Point in Maryland, the Friends of ‘Iolani Palace in Hawaii, and Cornerstones Community Partnerships, which works to preserve historic adobe buildings of the Southwest. Several Preserve America Stewards have been recognized for their volunteer archaeology programs, including Independence National Historical Park, the Fairfield Foundation in Virginia, New Mexico SiteWatch, and Bateaux Below, Inc., which works to preserve shipwrecks in New York’s Lake George. The DeTour Reef Light Preservation Society in Michigan is among several lighthouse preservation organizations that have been designated, and the Historic Preservation Commission of South Bend and St. Joseph County, Indiana, has been recognized for its South Bend Historic City Cemetery Project.

Non-profit organizations, government entities (federal, state, local, or tribal), and businesses are eligible to seek designation for their programs. Preserve America Stewards is administered by the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation and the Department of the Interior. An application form and further information is available at http://www.preserveamerica.gov.

 


Keywords: Preserve America, Preserve America Stewards, volunteers

Posted: September 30, 2010
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