Entries by Dee Perkins

Roof Restoration Progress

We are about to close out our 2012 grant award from the Central New York Community Foundation for $22,500 to secure the architectural drawings, project manual, scopes and bid documents for the exterior of the mansion.

Barnes Foundation seeks board members

The George & Rebecca Barnes Foundation has openings for additional board members. If you, or someone you know, might be interested in joining a working board, please send an inquiry to info@grbarnes.org. All prospective applicants must have basic computer skills (email, Word, Excel, etc.) and a willingness to share their time and talent. This is an […]

Snow Foundation Grant to Improve ADA Compliance

The George & Rebecca Barnes Foundation is pleased to announce the award of a $5,000 grant from the John Ben Snow Foundation. The funds, which will be available later this year, will go towards repair and restoration of the exterior doors of the mansion.  This is our first step in a plan to reach compliance […]

Grant from CNY Community Foundation

The George & Rebecca Barnes Foundation is pleased to announce it has been awarded a $22,500 grant from the Central New York Community Foundation to pay for the architectural drawings required to begin work on the restoration of the mansion.  Crawford & Stearns Architects and Preservation Planners submitted the winning bid which included a $2,500 […]

Dining for a Cause on July 18

Trapper’s Pizza Pub in East Syracuse is giving you the perfect excuse to take a night off from cooking: take the family out for dinner and you’ll help raise money for the George and Rebecca Barnes Foundation at the same time!  Here’s how: