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Learn the steps in the SHPO review process for Federal projects.

Government Relations for Historic Preservation Advocates, Part 2 of 2

Learn how elected officials get their information so you can target your group's outreach to the right people

Bylaws provide an operating framework for your new nonprofit organization.

Learn how to start researching your family history using our physical and online family history resources.

Make the most of your meeting with an elected official or political staffer by takinge the right actions before, during, and after the meeting.

Even if your nonprofit organization is staffed entirely by volunteers, your group must create a budget to operate effectively.

Review methods of removing paint and managing lead paint in your historic building.

Student Guides to NHD

Learn how to create your National History Day project

Organizing a Fundraising Auction for Your Nonprofit Organization, Part 2 of 3

Staging an auction can be a fun way to raise funds as long as your nonprofit organization plans the event carefully.

Social events and educational programs are two of the best ways to build membership in your historic preservation organization.

Learn how to identify and repair the decorative glass in your historic building.

Blogging can be a useful communication tool for your historic preservation group to share its advocacy message with a large online audience.

Aim for success by developing a fundraising strategy that incorporates the practices and methods in this article.

Organizing a Fundraising Auction for Your Nonprofit Organization, Part 3 of 3

If your fundraising auction is to be a success, your auction table must have high-quality, meaningful items that generate buzz among the bidders.

When you start a new nonprofit organization, you must not overlook some mundane but important operating practices.

Terms of use for images purchased from the Wisconsin Historical Society.

Your historic preservation group can find many ways to collaborate and share information with universities and colleges.

How to identify water-related issues and ways to keep water away from the foundation of a historic building.

Elements to look for and pay attention to when renovating the interior of a historic building.

Get to Know Your Elected Officials and their Staff

Government outreach for advocates means two things: establishing relationships with the right people, and knowing who does what.
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