email mobile

 
Dave Ramsey
4 PM - 6 PM
WSJM-FM 94.9


Posted: Thursday, 17 July 2014 3:20PM

Lighthouse Forever Fund Reaches $400,000



A new high-water mark has been set for money raised for the Lighthouse Forever Fund to secure $2-million to restore and preserve St. Joseph's inner and outer lighthouses. Fund Committee Chairman Bob Judd says $400,000 has been raised since May.

Listen:

   

The most recent donations to the fund have come from the Hanson Family Foundation, Frederick S. Upton Foundation, and the Vail Rubber Co., among others.

Listen:

   

Judd says the money will not only help preserve the lights, but rather return them to a previous state which will allow the public to go inside and tour them. There are three levels of work that needs to be done to the structures.

Listen:

   

The third category is detailed restoration to doors, windows and the like. Those interested in donating can visit LighthouseForeverFund.org for more information.


WebReadyTM Powered by WireReady® NSI


A   A   A
 Follow