Contact: Brian Carter 206 263.1586
Processing Northwest Nikkei collection materials © 2015, courtesy of Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Washington
2015 Heritage Collections Care recipient
4Culture understands that care of collections is a fundamental function for any organization holding materials in the public trust. This annual funding program provides support for projects that promote and encourage professional standards and practices in the collection, preservation, assessment and perpetual care of historic and cultural materials, artifacts, and archival records pertaining to the heritage of King County.
Heritage Collections Care supports projects throughout King County, recognizing strategic planning as a foundation for effective collections stewardship; and promotes collections care as a high priority within institutional missions.
In 2015, 16 out of 28 proposals received a total of $78,000 in awards ranging from $900 to $8,000.
4Culture supports this program with revenue derived from an investment of Lodging Tax funds.