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Volunteer

Rating: 5

This organization consists of dedicated volunteers who commit their time, talent, and resources toward restoration, preservation, and education concerning the historic culture of the First District of Williamson County, Tennessee. Within a short period, this group has relocated and restored the 1880's Jingo Post Office as well as the 1930's Triangle School. The Fairview Historical Assoc. was successful on having the Triangle School placed on the National Register of Historic Places. The next project involves the restoration of a mid-1800's two story log house. Federal, State, and Local governmental and corporate grants as well as significant donations by individuals have been received. This group functions with a self-elected board of officers and has no paid employees. Donations may be made by contacting the Association Chairman: NeilRice@Comcast.Net or (615) 799-9167. All donations are fully tax deductible. In summary, the Fairview Historical Association has made remarkable progess in achieving its goals and objectives in our community since its founding in 2007.

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Volunteer

Rating: 5

Since 2007, the Fairview Historical Association has obtained placement of Triangle School on the National Register of Historic Places, received the annual preservation award from the Heritage Foundation for the restoration of the 1840's Jingo Post Office, completely restored the historic Triangle School, developed an active community garden, and raised over $250,000 in Federal, State, and Municipal grants, as well as corporate, foundational, and individual donations.

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