To further our mission of protecting and celebrating the architectural and historical heritage of Burlington, NC and the surrounding area.
Donation dollars go towards the following:
Keeping the lights on at our rented spaces, making sure the public knows what we're up to and why, and paying our monthly + annual bills as an organization are a few examples of the things that keep us able to further our mission.
Workshops + Events
Providing free and/or reduced cost workshops, events and tours are made possible by donation dollars. What we get goes back in to benefit and educate our community.
Historic Property Matching Grants
Our biggest initiative is providing historic property matching grants to our neighbors to support the continued preservation of our local historic properties.
Get to Know Us
Through preservation, education, and involvement, Preservation Burlington seeks to protect and celebrate the architectural and historical heritage of Burlington and the surrounding area. Historic preservation and adaptive re-use contributes to stronger, safer neighborhoods, economic development, aesthetic beauty, and community pride. By fostering within the community an appreciation of our historic properties, we aim to promote interest in, and good stewardship of our local historic treasures.
We promote the preservation of historic structures by supporting property owners.
We educate the public about what historic preservation is, why it matters, and how it can enrich the entire community.
We advocate for preservation initiatives by encouraging projects that balance the need for development and growth with the desire to retain our historic resources.