Vets Restore partners are extremely proud to announce that the Rafn Company has joined our team as a Construction Industry Affiliate. A huge thank-you to Rafn for making this visible commitment to the returning veterans of King County.
“We are ... Read more
“Being part of the Vets Restore program last summer was fantastic. Not only was I learning a trade and working with my hands, but I was doing this with other veterans. Carpentry is a team sport, so a sense of ... Read more
Announcing 4Culture’s Inaugural Preservation Sustained Support Awardees
This week the 4Culture Board formally approved funding for preservation-based organizations from around King County. Arts and Heritage groups countywide have long benefitted from 4Culture’s Sustained Support funding, which provides a predictable level ... Read more
4Culture is very excited to launch a second year of VETS RESTORE in 2014, a program offering training, mentoring, and job placement guidance for returning veterans in preservation carpentry. Participants in the program learn to restore and rehabilitate historic building ... Read more
Three King County veterans have successfully completed Vets Restore, a pilot program that offers training, paid internships, and career guidance for veterans in the historic building preservation trades.
Graduates were honored at a ceremony and reception on September 17th at ... Read more
4Culture is expanding its biennial operating support for King County cultural organizations to include groups and municipalities’ with a core mission of historic preservation. The NEW Preservation Sustained Support program offers predictable levels of funding for nonprofit organizations, public development ... Read more
Classes begin at the Wood Technology Center
Four King County-based veterans have just secured coveted spots in the first round of Vets Restore, a new initiative that offers training, mentoring, and job placement guidance for local veterans in preservation carpentry.... Read more
Saturday, June 1, 1-4pm
107th Ave. SW, one block south of Bank Rd., Vashon Island
Celebrate the historic Mukai Farm and Garden with Mary Matsuda Gruenewald, Friends of Mukai, Washington Trust for Historic Preservation, 4Culture, & Vashon-Maury Island Heritage Association.... Read more
Connecting Veterans with Places back Home
4Culture is delighted to announce the launch of Vets Restore, an initiative that offers training, mentoring, and job placement guidance for returning vets in preservation carpentry.
About 1000 military men and women are returning ... Read more
A series of drop-in workshops for 4Culture’s new Landmarks Capital program began this week at the Kent Library. Workshops will continue at various locations through April 24, leading up the application deadline on May 8, 2013.
Landmarks Capital supports “bricks ... Read more
NEW support for local Historic Preservation activities
Would you like to save a threatened gathering place in your community? Find out about the history of your neighborhood? Get school kids involved in nearby architecture? Perhaps you own or occupy an ... Read more
New Support for Historic Preservation
A lot of work goes into historic preservation, long before the carpentry, painting, and bricks & mortar stuff ever begins. Would you like to find a way to save a threatened historic place in your ... Read more