The Belfountain Heritage Society through the generosity of people from within and outside the community, relatives having ancestors buried in the church cemetery, companies and foundations – have now almost completed our restoration.
THE FIVE PHASES OF RESTORATION
New roof and chimney: $20,220
Foundations, joists and subflooring: $45,410
Grading, roof strengthening, gallery up grades, doors, windows: $53,000
Exterior / Interior repairs and painting, siding: $45,410
Furnishings, heritage fixtures: $10,000
Consultants, Contingencies, Campaign costs: $10,000
TOTAL COMPLETION COST OF PHASE III, IV & V: $95,000
THE SOCIETY STILL NEEDS YOUR DONATION TO REACH THIS GOAL.
WITH YOUR HELP…
The Melville (White) Church will once again be a vital part of the community for concerts, readings, recitals, art exhibits, heritage displays, weddings and meetings.
Donors of $2,000 or more will be appropriately recognized with a display or plaque in the church.
$10,000 or more – Master Builder
$5,000 – Master Restorer
$2,000 – $4,999 – Heritage Preserver
$500 – $1,999 – Curator
Donors of $2,000 or more may direct their gift toward certain aspects of the restoration or to a specific furnishing. The Society will also accept gifts-in-kind.
Donations may be mailed to:
The Belfountain Heritage Society
c/o Judy Mabee, Treasurer
760 Forks of the Credit Road
Belfountain, ON L7K 0E5