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Turks & Caicos National Museum receives $40,000 grant
2011-06-28 07:39:12 by Louise Peterson
Thanks to the efforts of M. Yves Micheli, permanent resident of Providenciales, the Turks & Caicos National Museum is pleased to announce the receipt of a $40,000 grant from Fondation AGENA, Lichtenstein, for the Capital Campaign in support of the building of a new museum campus in the Village at Grace Bay, Providenciales.

The Museum is acquiring 2.6 acres of property in the Village for the new museum facility as well as for an outdoor exhibit area. A ground-breaking is scheduled for November 23, 2011, which will mark the Museum's 20th anniversary.

Mr. Kenrick Walters of Bordier International Bank and Trust represented M. Micheli for the formal presentation of the check. On hand to receive the donation were Mr. Stan Hartling, Trustee of the Museum and Mr. Jeff Lee, JAL Consultants, architect for the new building and member of the Museum's Development Committee.

Fondation AGENA was presented an artist rendition by Messerís Hartling and Lee. Kenrick Walters of Bordier Bank (TCI) Ltd. accepted the artist sketch on behalf of the foundation.

Article courtesy of Coldwell Banker Real Estate Turks & Caicos