Category Archives: Fundraising

Operating Budget Suffers from Economic Downturn

Tough economic times have hit the operating budgets of non-profits especially hard, and the Legacy budget is no exception. Yes, Legacy applies for and receives grants for equipment and special projects. And dedicated volunteers donate their time to countless necessary … Continue reading

Posted in 2009, Fundraising, Newsletters | Leave a comment

You Keep the Doors Open

Legacy has been fortunate to secure funding for its many ambitious projects. Grants, naming opportunities, and a modest income from endowment continue to advance the Museum’s mission. So why do we keep asking our generous donors for financial donations? Because … Continue reading

Posted in 2008, Fundraising, Newsletters | Leave a comment

Legacy awarded prestigious grant

The Legacy Museum of African American History has received a $106,076 federal grant that promises to strengthen six Central Virginia museums of African American history and culture. The grant, awarded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), will … Continue reading

Posted in 2006, Fundraising, Newsletters | Leave a comment