Rhode Island Matching Grants for Historic Preservation

A partnership with The 1772 Foundation to provide funding for historic preservation projects to non-profit organizations 

Preserve Rhode Island is partnering with The 1772 Foundation to provide funding to non-profit organizations in the form of 1:1 matching grants of up to $10,000 for the following historic preservation projects:

  • Exterior painting

  • Finishes and surface restoration

  • Fire detection

  • Lightning protection

  • Security systems

  • Repairs to/restoration of porches, roofs, and windows

  • Repairs to foundation and sills

  • Repairs to chimney

  • Masonry repointing

Preserve RI will make recommendations to The 1772 Foundation.  The 1772 Foundation will make the final decisions on grant awards in April.