Fundraising -- Past, Present and Future
Fundraising is a crutial part of any non-profit organization.
This is accomplished in many ways-- large and small events,
raffles, and yearly campaigns for donations.
If you have a fundraising idea and/or would be interested in spearheading or assisting
please contact the museum director, Stephanie Velazquez May, at 919-693-9706.
Upcoming Event(s)--None at present
Past Fundraising Events
September 17, 2019 the museum
held a Casino Night
at Tobacco Wood Brewing Company
with Black Jack, Roulette, Craps and Poker.
About 56 people participated for this
first Casino Night to raise money for Granville Museum.
September 14, 2019 -- Hot Sauce Contest in Downtown Oxford brought a fun activity for kids large and small.
The project of the day was Tie Dye T-Shirts, a popular style of the 60's experiencing a resurgence. Museum Staff provided yet another "tye in" to history and Granville Museum through this simple art project.
Jingle Bells! Jingle Bells!
Wait a minute its too early for Christmas carols....but it looks like Christmas is early! Tickets were only $2 and available for purchase at the Harris Exhibit Hall in Oxford. The drawing was held on August 9th, 2019. Granville Museum appreciates your support!
Spring, 2019 the museum raffled
a basket worth over $500.
The lucky winner of the basket was Carolyn Raynor.
Second and third place winners,
Patricia Wrenn and Debi Smallwood
received gift bags.
Thanks to all who participated!
May 16. 2019 Trivia at the Hub
The Hub on Main St. in Oxford hosted a trivia night with teams competing for the honor of recalling the most nonsense. Proceeds went to Granville Museum.