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Grants Pending and Received

About                          History                          Outreach                          Preservation
 
Grants Pending and Received as of February 12, 2011
 

Grant to Friends of The William H. Johnson House

Elizabeth Ciccone, Principal Investigator

Historic Marker under the Historic Marker Project Program

Sponsors: Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders; Middlesex County Cultural & Heritage Commission

        Awarded: November 24, 2010
        Approximate Value: $3,000

Purpose: Community outreach and education in the form of an historic marker that includes details about the State of NJ and National Register listed building.

Status: Awaiting delivery for installation
 
 

Grant to New Brunswick Historical Society

Elizabeth Ciccone, Principal Investigator

History Grant to Publish the Elmwood Cemetery Map and Walking Tour

Sponsor: Middlesex County Cultural & Heritage Commission, Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders, New Jersey Historical Commission/Department of State; with additional funds provided by The Elmwood Cemetery Association

        Awarded: August 1, 2008

        Funds Received: $2,300 + $2,500 = $4,800

Purpose: Community outreach and education in the form of an historic walking tour of The Elmwood Cemetery, with biographies of local notables buried therein.

Status: Published 4/2010

 

 

Grants Received Prior to Founding of Friends of The William H. Johnson House

Elizabeth Ciccone & Michael Ciccone, Co-Principal Investigators

New Brunswick Home Improvement Program

Sponsor: City of New Brunswick Office of Community Development; Department of Planning, Community & Economic Development

Awarded: May 2009

Funds Approved: $20,000

Purpose: New furnace, window replacement, installation of carbon monoxide detectors, lead abatement, and minor electrical work – general systems upgrades.

Status: Waiting for recertification after permit clearances.

 

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)

Sponsor: City of New Brunswick Office of Community Development; Department of Planning, Community & Economic Development

Start Date: January 2006

End Date: June 2006

Funds Received: $6,000

Purpose: Repairs to roofs and soffits as part of preservation effort.

Status: Complete

 

New Jersey College & University Homebuyers’ Program

Sponsors: NJ Department of Community Affairs; NJ Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency

Start Date: June 2001

End Date: June 2006

Funds Received: $10,000

Purpose: Funds toward purchase down payment enabling historic preservation to begin.

Status: Complete

 

 

Pending Awards Total: $23,000
Received Awards Total: $20,800
Grand Total: $43,800