Preserving local history and culture

Local Cultural History - Schwemm Family Foundation

Preserving local history and culture

Local Cultural History - Schwemm Family Foundation

History and Culture

Preserving Local History and Culture

The Foundation seeks to promote programs and initiatives that help instill a sense of connection and belonging to one’s community through the preservation of local history and culture. The Foundation will consider grant requests that better communities by preserving and sharing history and cultural heritage through literature, digital archiving, and/or other interpretive means.

Funded Projects Will:

  • Document or interpret some portion of pre-1935 community history or culture
  • Focus on a specific local community
  • Speak to a wide audience
  • Provide an enduring component accessible to the general population