Community-Serving Congregations in Vermont and Minnesota Complete Repairs with Support of the National Fund for Sacred Places

Community-Serving Congregations in Vermont and Minnesota Complete Repairs with Support of the National Fund for Sacred Places

Two more community-serving congregations have completed critical repairs and upgrades thanks to the National Fund for Sacred Places. In November, National Trust staff completed virtual site visits with United Baptist Church of Poultney, Vermont and First Covenant Church of Minneapolis, Minnesota. Members of both congregations reflected that the project outcomes far exceeded their expectations in terms of fundraising, impact, and outreach.

Ten Sacred Spaces Across the United States Set to Receive $1.9 Million in Preservation Grants in 2019

Ten Sacred Spaces Across the United States Set to Receive $1.9 Million in Preservation Grants in 2019

The National Fund for Sacred Places (National Fund) announced awards to ten historic congregations across the United States. These ten places, representing some of America’s most significant sacred spaces, have earned entrance into a national grant-making program that is set to invest $1.9 million in their repair and restoration, the safeguarding of their physical legacies, and strengthening the value they contribute to their communities.