reInvesting in Essex County

How have we reinvested in YOUR community?
Essex County communities are listed below, alphabetically, so you can see how we’ve directly reinvested in Essex County. (Hint: there are 34 communities in Essex County and each has received at least one grant.) It is a long list and we hope that now, you will support us. Please join or donate today so that we may continue to directly reinvest in all 34 Essex County communities.

AMESBURY

  • Amesbury Friends Meeting – Partnership Grant 1999
  • Amesbury High School -
    • Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2008
    • Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2014-2015
    • Partnership Grant 2014
  • Amesbury Middle School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2013-2014, 2014-2015
  • Lake Gardner Improvement Association - Partnership Grant 2015
  • Town of Amesbury -Partnership Grant 1998, 1999, 2001, 2004, 2005, 2006
  • Whittier Home Association - Partnership Grant 2006

ANDOVER

  • Addison Gallery of American Art - Partnership Grant 2004
  • Andover Historical Society - Partnership Grant 2005, 2013
  • Andover Village Improvement Society - Partnership Grant 2001
  • Essex Chamber Music Players - Partnership Grant 2007
  • Greater Lawrence Technical High School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2007
  • West Middle School, Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2007

BEVERLY

  • Beverly  High School- Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2007, 2008
  • Beverly Historical Society - Partnership Grant 1998, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2005
  • Beverly Historical Society Visitor Center/John Cabot House - Visitor Center Grant 2015
  • Beverly Public Library - Partnership Grant 2005
  • Briscoe Middle School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2013-2014
  • City of Beverly - Partnership Grant 2003, 2008
  • Cove School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2014-2015
  • North Shore Community Arts - Partnership Grant 2006
  • North Shore Music Theater - Partnership Grant 1998, 2000, 2001, 2005
  • Project Adventure, Beverly - Partnership Grant 2006, 2008
  • Washington's Naval Base/City of Beverly - Partnership Grant 2000

BOXFORD

  • Boxford Border to Boston Trail Committee - Partnership Grant 2015
  • Boxford Historical Society - Partnership Grant 2007
  • Friends of the Little Red Schoolhouse - Partnership Grant 2001
  • Kittredge School- Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2012-2013
  • Masconomet Regional High School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2007, 2008
  • Spofford Pond School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2012-2013

DANVERS

  • Danvers Alarm List Company/ Rebecca Nurse Homestead - Partnership Grant 2008, 2013
  • Danvers Art Association - Partnership Grant 2001
  • Danvers High School -
    • Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2007, 2008
    • Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2015-2016
  • Danvers Historical Society -  Partnership Grant 2001, 2002, 2005, 2007, 2014
  • Danvers Preservation Fund - Partnership Grant 2003
  • Danvers Public Schools - 
    • Partnership Grant 2001, 2002
    • Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2013-2014
  • Essex Technical High School - Partnership Grant 2015
  • Fox Hill School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2013-2014
  • General Israel Putnam Chapter of the DAR -  Partnership Grant 1999, 2004, 2014
  • Holten Richmond Middle School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2013-2014
  • Northeast Massachusetts Regional Library System - Partnership Grant 2001, 2005
  • St. John's Prep - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2008
  • The Friends of Endicott Park - Partnership Grant 1998
  • Town of Danvers - Partnership Grant 2010

ESSEX

  • Essex Historical Society & Shipbuilding Museum - Partnership Grant 1999, 2002, 2005, 2008, 2013, 2015

GEORGETOWN

  • Georgetown High School- 
    • Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2007, 2008
    • Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2015-2016
  • Georgetown Historical Society - Partnership Grant 1999, 2001
  • Georgetown Middle High School -
    • Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2008
    • Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2015-2016
  • Penn Brook Elementary - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2015-2016

GLOUCESTER

  • American Storyboard, Inc. - Partnership Grant 2000, 2001
  • Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce - Partnership Grant 2003
  • Cape Ann Historical Association - Partnership Grant 2010
  • Cape Ann Museum - Partnership Grant 2003
  • Center for Independent Documentary - Partnership Grant 2003
  • City of Gloucester Waterways Board - Partnership Grant 1999
  • City of Gloucester/Stage Fort Park Visitor Center - Visitor Center Grant 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2012, 2013, 2015
  • Essex County Conservation District - Partnership Grant 2004
  • Fishtown Artspace - Partnership Grant 2000, 2001
  • Gloucester Adventure, Inc. - Partnership Grant 1999, 2000, 2001, 2014
  • Gloucester Fishermen's Wives Association - Partnership Grant 2003
  • Gloucester High School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2007, 2008
  • Gloucester Historical Burial Ground Committee - Partnership Grant 2007
  • Gloucester Legends - Partnership Grant 2001, 2002
  • Independent Christian Church - Partnership Grant 2003 & 2005
  • Maritime Gloucester - Partnership Grant 2000, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2015
  • My Small World/Gloucester Prevention Services - Partnership Grant 2000, 2001, 2003, 2004
  • Rocky Neck Art Colony - Partnership Grant 2008
  • Sargent House Museum - Partnership Grant 1999, 2000
  • SeArts - Partnership Grant 2008
  • Yesterday’s News, Inc. - Partnership Grant 1998

GROVELAND

  • Groveland Historic Commission - Partnership Grant 1999

HAMILTON

  • Asbury Camp Meeting Corporation - Partnership Grant 2007

HAVERHILL

  • Buttonwoods Museum/Haverhill Historical Society Visitor Center - Visitor Center Grant 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • City of Haverhill/Community Development - Partnership Grant 1999
  • East Parish Meeting House Society - Partnership Grant 2010
  • Greater Haverhill Chamber of Commerce Community Arts & Education Foundation -Partnership Grant 2015
  • Haverhill High School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2007, 2008
  • Haverhill Historical Society - Partnership Grant 1998, 1999, 2001, 2004, 2005
  • Haverhill Trails Committee/City of Haverhill - Partnership Grant 2007
  • Hill View Montessori Charter Public School Heritage - Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2015-2016
  • John Greenleaf Whittier Homestead - Partnership Grant 2006, 2008
  • Merrimack Valley Planning Commission - Partnership Grant 2004, 2014
  • Merrimack Valley Planning Commission/Eight Towns and the Bay - Partnership Grant 2000
  • Pentucket Lake School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2012-2013
  • Rocks Village Memorial Association - Partnership Grant 2013

IPSWICH

  • Essex County Trails Association - Partnership Grant 2005
  • Ipswich High School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2008
  • Ipswich Historical Commission - Partnership Grant 2014
  • Ipswich Historical Society - Partnership Grant 2000, 2004 & 2008
  • Ipswich Museum - Partnership Grant 2010
  • Ipswich Partnership - Partnership Grant 1998
  • Ipswich River Watershed Association - Partnership Grant 2007, 2013, 2015
  • Ipswich Visitor Center - Partnership Grant 2007, 2005
  • Ipswich Visitor Center - Visitor Center Grant 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Quebec-Labrador Foundation - Partnership Grant 2005
  • The Trustees of Reservations - Partnership Grant 2000, 2001, 2003, 2005

LAWRENCE

  • City of Lawrence - Partnership Grant 1998, 2001, 2003
  • City of Lawrence Community Development Department - Partnership Grant 2010
  • City of Lawrence/Groundwork Trust Partnership Grant - 1999
  • Environmental Arts, Inc. - Partnership Grant 2003
  • Friends of Lawrence Heritage State Park -Partnership Grant 2006, 2013, 2015
  • Groundwork Lawrence - Partnership Grant 2006, 2015
  • Immigrant City Archives/Lawrence History Center - Partnership Grant 2000, 2007, 2008
  • Lawrence Cultural Alliance - Partnership Grant 2004
  • Lawrence Heritage State Park Visitor Center - Visitor Center Grant 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Lawrence High School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2007 & 2008
  • Lawrence History Center - Partnership Grant 2013, 2015
  • Merrimack River Watershed Council - Partnership Grant 2000
  • Merrimack Valley Community Foundation - Partnership Grant 1999
  • Performing and Fine Arts High School
    • Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2007
    • Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2015-2016
  • Robert Frost Foundation - Partnership Grant 2003

LYNN

  • Breed Middle School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2015-2016
  • City of Lynn - Partnership Grant 2008
  • Highlands Coalition - Partnership Grant 2014
  • Lynn Arts - Partnership Grant 2008
  • Lynn Classical High School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2007, 2008
  • Lynn Heritage State Park - Partnership Grant 1998
  • Lynn Investing in the Neighborhood Corporation - Partnership Grant 2007
  • Lynn Museum & Historical Society - Partnership Grant 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2014
  • Lynn Museum & Historical Society Visitor Center - Visitor Center Grant 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Lynn Public Schools -
    • Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2007, 2008
    • Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2013-2014
  • Robert L. Ford Elementary School - Partnership Grant 2002, 2006
  • St. Stephen's Episcopal Church - Partnership Grant 2004

LYNNFIELD

  • Lynnfield High School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2007, 2008
  • Lynnfield Historical Commission - Partnership Grant 2006
  • Lynnfield Historical Society - Partnership Grant 2006

MANCHESTER

  • Manchester Essex Regional High School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2008
  • Manchester Historical Society - Partnership Grant 1999
  • Manchester-Essex Conservation Trust - Partnership Grant - 2004

MARBLEHEAD

  • Marblehead Arts Association - Partnership Grant 1999
  • Marblehead Chamber of Commerce
    • Partnership Grant 2006
    • Visitor Center Grant 2014
  • Marblehead High School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2007, 2008
  • Marblehead Museum & Historical Society - Partnership Grant 2000, 2002, 2008, 2014
  • Marblehead Veterans Middle School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2007
  • Village School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2015-2016

MERRIMAC

  • Friends of Merrimac Town Hall - Partnership Grant 2005
  • Town of Merrimac - Partnership Grant 2014

METHUEN

  • City of Methuen - Partnership Grant 2004, 2008
  • Methuen High School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2007, 2008
  • Methuen Historical Commission - Partnership Grant 2006
  • Methuen Rail Trail Alliance - Partnership Grant 2015

MIDDLETON

  • Town of Middleton-Board of Health & Conservation - Partnership Grant 2008

NAHANT

  • Nahant Historical Society - Partnership Grant 1998, 2003
  • Nahant Preservation Trust - Partnership Grant 2008, 2013
  • Town of Nahant - Partnership Grant 1998, 2004, 2005

NEWBURY

  • Historic New England (SPNEA) - Partnership Grant 1999, 2000, 2003

NEWBURYPORT

  • City of Newburyport - Partnership Grant 2000, 2014
  • Historical Society of Old Newbury - Partnership Grant 2004
  • Maudslay Arts Center - Partnership Grant 2008
  • Maudslay State Park - Partnership Grant 2000
  • Newburyport Maritime Society - Partnership Grant 2004
  • Newburyport Maritime Society Visitor Center - Visitor Center Grant 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Newburyport Maritime Society/Lowell's Boat Shop - Partnership Grant 1998
  • Newburyport Preservation Trust - Partnership Grant 2008
  • Newburyport Public Schools - Partnership Grant 2001, 2002
  • Newburyport School District - Partnership Grant 2006
  • Old South, First Presbyterian Church - Partnership Grant 2007
  • Parker River Clean Water Association - Partnership Grant 2008
  • Plum Island Taxpayers & Assoc. - Partnership Grant 2004
  • Proprietors of Oak Hill Cemetary - Partnership Grant 2008
  • Rupert A. Knock Middle School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2007, 2008
  • St. Paul’s Church - Partnership Grant 2010

NORTH ANDOVER

  • Annie L. Sargent School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2012-2013
  • Friends of North Andover Trails - Partnership Grant 2014
  • Kittredge School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2012-2013
  • North Andover High School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2008
  • North Parish of North Andover - Partnership Grant 2005
  • Town of North Andover - Partnership Grant 2005

PEABODY

  • artsnorth - Partnership Grant 2003
  • City of Peabody - Partnership Grant 2001, 2008
  • George Peabody House Museum - Partnership Grant 2001
  • George Peabody House Museum Visitor Center - Visitor Center Grant 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Higgins Middle School -
    • Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2014-2015, 2015-2016
    • Higgins Middle School - Partnership Grant 2007
  • Peabody Archives Committee - Partnership Grant 2006
  • Peabody Historical Society & Museum - Partnership Grant 2000, 2002
  • Peabody Institute Library - Partnership Grant 2002, 2003, 2005
  • Peabody Veterans Memorial High School - 
    • Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2007, 2008
    • Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2014-2015

ROCKPORT

  • Halibut Point State Park - Partnership Grant 2000
  • Rockport Elementary School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2012-2013
  • Rockport Historic District Commission - Partnership Grant 2008
  • Rockport Rights of Way Committee - Partnership Grant 1999
  • Rockport Visitor Center/Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce - Visitor Center Grant 2014, 2015
  • Thacher Island Association - Partnership Grant 2002, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2013, 2015

ROWLEY

  • Town of Rowley Agricultural Commission - Partnership Grant, 2006

SALEM

  • Boys & Girls Club of Greater Salem - Partnership Grant 2003, 2006
  • City of Salem - Partnership Grant 2008
  • Destination Salem - Partnership Grant 2000
  • Friends of Salem City Hall - Partnership Grant 2003
  • Hamilton Hall - Partnership Grant 2003
  • Historic Salem, Inc. - Partnership Grant 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003
  • The House of the Seven Gables - Partnership Grant 1998, 2003, 2008, 2015
  • Nathaniel Bowditch School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2012-2013, 2015-2016
  • North River Historic Neighborhood Assoc. - Partnership Grant 1999
  • Peabody Essex Museum - Partnership Grant 1998, 2006, 2007
  • Salem Academy - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2012-2013
  • Salem Community - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2013-2014
  • Salem Harbor Community Development Corp. - Partnership Grant 2003
  • Salem High School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2013-2014
  • Salem Preservation Inc. - Partnership Grant 2004
  • Salem Sound Coastwatch - Partnership Grant 2014
  • Salem State University - Partnership Grant 1999, 2000
  • Salem YMCA - Partnership Grant 2001
  • Saltonstall Elementary - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2013-2014
  • Stephen Phillips Trust House - Partnership Grant 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006
  • The Salem Athenaeum - Partnership Grant 2010
  • Witch House/City of Salem - Partnership Grant 2004

SALISBURY

  • Boys & Girls Club of Lower Merrimack Valley - Partnership Grant 2002
  • North of Boston Convention and Visitors Bureau Visitor Center - Visitor Center Grant 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Town of Salisbury - Partnership Grant 2004, 2005, 2010

SAUGUS

  • Belmonte Middle School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2014-2015
  • M.E.G. Foundation - Partnership Grant 2008
  • Saugus Historical Commission - Partnership Grant 2014

SWAMPSCOTT

  • Swampscott High School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2014-2015
  • Swampscott Historical Commission - Partnership Grant 2005
  • Swampscott Middle School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom)2013-2014, 2014-2015
  • Town of Swampscott - Partnership Grant 2002, 2003

TOPSFIELD

  • Congregational Church of Topsfield - Partnership Grant 2006
  • Friends of Topsfield Trails - Partnership Grant 2010
  • Topsfield Historical Society - Partnership Grant 2001, 2004, 2015

WENHAM

  • Buker Elementary School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2012-2013
  • Gordon College/History Alive - Partnership Grant 2001
  • Town of Wenham - Partnership Grant 2014
  • Wenham Museum - 
    • Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2012-2013
    • Partnership Grant 1998, 2000, 2001, 2004, 2005, 2006

WEST NEWBURY

  • Page School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Park for Every Classroom) 2012-2013
  • Pentucket Regional Middle School - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2008

REGIONAL/MULTIPLE COMMUNITIES

  • Bike to the Sea - Partnership Grant 2004
  • Essex County Community Foundation-Smart Growth - Partnership Grant 2007
  • Essex County Greenbelt Association - Partnership Grant 1998, 2004, 2013
  • Essex County-Merrimack Valley Buy Local Program - Partnership Grant 2007
  • Massachusetts Audubon Society - Partnership Grant 1998
  • Metropolitan District Commission- Partnership Grant 1998
  • National Archives and Records Administration - Heritage Education Mini Grant (Using Essex History) 2007
  • North of Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau - Partnership Grant 1998
  • The Great Marsh Coalition - Partnership Grant 2015 

But wait, there’s more...

We do a lot more than provide seed money through our grant programs. Our list of current Initiatives and past Accomplishments illustrate our work throughout the region that continues to help build awareness of, and support for, the places that make the Essex National Heritage Area like nowhere else.

Now, we hope that you will support us...

Please join or donate today so that we may continue to directly reinvest in all 34 Essex County communities.