Partners in Preservation

Reminder: Vote Lower East Side Sites for Partners in Preservation

Last modified May 18, 2012 at 11:56 am

I appreciate gardens, synagogues, libraries and even chestnut tree allées, but here’s what: two LES sites are in 5th and 6th place in the Partners in Preservation contest.  What that means is we are LOSING! And I don’t know about you, but there is nothing I like about losing. Most of you are Lower East Siders, are you […]

Partners in Preservation: Vote or Die (Extreme, But I’ve Got Your Attention)

Posted May 9, 2012 at 12:17 pm

The Lower East Tenement Museum alongside 39 other hopefuls is fiercely competing for the Partners in Preservation (“PIP”) prize of over $200,000 for restoration needs. Voting is 100% free!

Recap: Henry Street Settlement Birthday Party

Posted May 7, 2012 at 11:30 am

Yesterday afternoon, the Henry Street Settlement celebrated the 145th birthday of their founder, Lillian Wald, by throwing a block party.


Lower East Side Schedule for Partners in Preservation Open House Weekend

Posted May 4, 2012 at 10:27 am

Partners in Preservation announced last week that New York City was the chosen area for its efforts. Forty locations across the Five Boroughs were nominated as historical sites worthy of preservation funding.

Partners in Preservation Nominates Historic Lower East Side Sites for Funding

Last modified April 26, 2012 at 12:03 pm

Partners in Preservation is a roving community-based program that provides preservation grants for local historic places in need of attention