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Visitors from Fort Lewis © 2011 courtesy Washington State Holocaust Education Resource Center
2013 Heritage Collections Care recipient
4Culture understands that care of collections is a fundamental function for any organization holding materials in the public trust. This annual funding program provides support for projects that promote and encourage professional standards and practices in the collection, preservation, assessment and perpetual care of historic and cultural materials, artifacts, and archival records pertaining to the heritage of King County.
Heritage Collections Care supports projects throughout King County, recognizing strategic planning as a foundation for effective collections stewardship; and promotes collections care as a high priority within institutional missions.
In 2013, 23 out of 26 proposals received a total of $63,655 in awards ranging from $977 to $5,000.
4Culture supports this program with interest income derived from an investment of Lodging Tax funds.