The Vermont Historical Society hopes this notification finds you safe and secure. The devastating effects of tropical storm Irene on our state, communities and neighbors are coming to light and we are all wondering where to even begin.Effective communication and collaboration will be imperative to setting in motion the important work that lay ahead.To that end, VHS will work diligently with the cultural heritage community throughout the state to:
- Assess the damage to local historical societies, museums, and heritage organizations
- Provide assistance and support through the Cultural Heritage and Art Recovery Team and approved professionals and services
- Keep the affected organizations up to date and informed of services and aid available
If your organization or an organization you know of in a neighboring community has been impacted, please contact Jackie Calder, Curator at(802) 479-8514 or email@example.com or Lisa Evans, League of Local Historical Societies and Museums Manager at (802) 479-8522 or firstname.lastname@example.org.