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By using a committee governance structure, your nonprofit board can divide up its work into more manageable tasks.

Email is still the simplest, most effective tool for reaching out to supporters of your historic preservation advocacy work.

Learn how to replace wood shingle siding on a historic building.

National History Day in Wisconsin

Example recruitment and confirmation letters to school-level event judges for National History Day in Wisconsin

Submission Guidelines

The Wisconsin Historical Society invites nominations for its Wisconsin History Website Award.

Young people may have much to offer your historic preservation organization - and they could turn into dues-paying members down the road.

Chapter 6: Preservation Commission Budgets and Finances, Page 2 of 3

A potential Wisconsin Historical Marker must meet the criteria for the marker topic and where it will be located.

Learn how to repair ceramic tiles in your historic house.

Partnerships for Historic Preservation Advocacy, Part 2 of 2

Your historic preservation advocacy group can ensure your partnerships are mutually rewarding by preparing to manage the inevitable challenges.

Each year member readers vote for the best original article of the volume year of the Wisconsin Magazine of History

To avoid losing your community's historic resources during a disaster, you must prepare in advance and act quickly as the disaster unfolds.

Tours offer a great way to increase the visibility of your organization and preservation issues in the area.

To find and attract major donors to your nonprofit organization, you need a long-term strategy and a great way to make your organization stand out.

How You Can Win When You Lose

You may not win every historic preservation campaign, but you can use your foundation of support to launch your next effort.

Conflict will be inevitable in your nonprofit organization, but avoiding a conflict will only waste time and drive people away from your organization.

Read about techniques to help you develop a well-written historical marker inscription.

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.

Learn best practices for painting the exterior masonry on your historic building.

As your historic preservation organization grows, you may face big decisions about how to accomplish your growing workload.
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