From Fire to Fabulous – EZ Grant Crowns Metropolitan Baptist Church with New Copper GuttersA Beautiful Harlem Landmark
Conservancy Announces Three $50,000 E-Z Grants in Upper ManhattanSt. Nicholas Russian Patriarchal Cathedral, on East 97th Street, was awarded a $50,000 E-Z grant toward $1 million restoration of copper domes and associated masonry, roof, and steel armatures; they were also a $25,000 Wilson Challenge grant recipient for this project.
NOTE: As of the fall 2013, funds for this program have been fully allocated, and there is no additional funding anticipated. Several recent projects are in progress.
A program capitalized by the Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone Development Corporation and administered by the Conservancy, between 2006 and 2013, the EZ (Empowerment Zone) Grants Program provided grant funding (of up to $50,000 per project) for professional services and capital restoration costs for preserving religious properties of architectural, historic, and cultural merit in Upper Manhattan.
From Fire to Fabulous – EZ Grant Crowns Metropolitan Baptist Church with New Copper Gutters
Conservancy Announces Three $50,000 E-Z Grants in Upper Manhattan
Mount Neboh Baptist Church, New York
Mount Zion AME Church, New York