Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Georgia Theatre Update

Thanks in part to many generous donations, the rehabilitation of the Georgia Theatre is underway!
Check out theater owner Wilmot Greene's interview on CNN:


Click HERE for the full story and more great pictures.

The Georgia Theatre's rehabilitation still needs your support. To learn more about the Georgia Theatre and how to contribute to the Georgia Theatre Rehabilitation Fund, Click HERE!

Monday, August 16, 2010

Member Spotlight


In this week's member spotlight, we proud are to recognize Boone Smith IV, of Macon.

Boone is in his second year as a Board Member of Hay House, and this fall he will be chairing the Seasons of the Vineyard Wine Tasting Auction. Boone is an attorney at the law firm of Smith, Hawkins, Hollingsworth & Reeves, LLP. He specializes in the areas of taxation, estate planning and transactional law. He is a lifelong Maconite, who currently resides in the Historic Ingleside neighborhood with his wife Amanda and their dog Sammy.

The Georgia Trust is deeply grateful to Boone for
his commitment to historic preservation.


Tuesday, August 3, 2010

UPDATE


The CLEAR Act passed the House on Friday evening!!

Please take a moment to thank to members of Congress who voted yes. To see whether your Congress(wo)man voted in support of the CLEAR Act, you can find the results of the roll call vote here: http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2010/roll513.xml. Let them know how their support of the Historic Preservation Fund will help your community and your organization (Contact Information).

Check On the Hill for more information and stay tuned for updates as the CLEAR Act goes to the Senate.