Fundraising For Heart Mountain Interpretive Learning Center Moving Forward
January 19, 2009 Leave a comment
The Heart Mountain Wyoming Foundation announced that they have received several grants valued at more than $2.5 million towards their efforts to build a $5.5 million Interpretive Learning Center at the site of the former Heart Mountain concentration camp, which was designated a National Historic Landmark on September 20, 2006.
Last week, a grant from the Kresge Foundation provided an initlal $150,000 and will provide $750,000 when the project nears completion.
Other funders include the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, the UPS Foundation and the Atlantic Philanthropies.
For more, click on: Heart Mountain Receives Grants for Center.
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