Historical Society Receives Grant

Historical Society Receives Grant
(l-r) Fund Initiator, Tom Richardson; RAHS President, Ethan Brand and Fund Initiator, Kate Ellis.

ROSCOMMON – The Roscommon County Community Foundation is pleased to announce that the Roscommon Area Historical Society (RAHS) has been awarded a $261.00 grant. Funding for the grant was provided by the Tom & Jan Richardson Family Endowment for Roscommon Area Historical Society.

This grant was the first made from the new endowment fund at the Community Foundation which was established by Tom Richardson and his daughter Kate Ellis in memory of their loving wife and mother, Jan Richardson. According to RAHS President Ethan Brand, the grant was used to make repairs to the front porch of the Gallimore House and apply a fresh coat of paint to the Silsby building. Brand said the RAHS is grateful to the Richardson family for supporting its mission to protect and preserve Roscommon’s History. Inspired?

You can support the Tom & Jan Richardson Family Endowment for Roscommon Area Historical Society by sending your donation to RCCF at P.O. Box 824, Roscommon, MI 48653 or visiting our website at www.MyRCCF.org to make a donation online. Get connected with causes that matter to you! Contact Suzanne E. Luck, Executive Director, for information on how you can give a gift that supports your community.

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