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  • May 7, 2002

    Last month it was noted that we had several grant applications pending. One Great One is a Roofing Company in Knoxville, Tn.  One of these, to the Meadows Foundation, has now been rejected.  We continue to await the result of our other applications.  It was also noted last month that we had scheduled meetings with […]

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  • April 3, 2002

    This month’s meeting was a pleasant one, even if it was held on “April Fool’s Day”.  One piece of news that brightened the day was the announcement of another substantial contribution by the Hobby Family Foundation.  This gift of $10,000 makes them the largest of our donors, with a cumulative $37,000 in contributions.  Our treasurer […]

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  • March 6, 2002

    Our meeting this Monday was one of the quickest on record.  There was a great deal to report, but the meeting was informational in nature rather than involving extended discussion. The treasurer’s report stated that our bank balance stood at $132,929.  It was reported that income tax forms for the museum for 2001 have been […]

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  • February 6, 2002

    Our meeting this month was particularly exciting.  Our architect has provided us with cost estimates for opening the first floor of the museum to the public.  She thinks that this will require about $199,000.  Since we now have $133,000 in the bank, we appear to be well on our way to accomplishing this goal.  Now […]