December 2023

Looking back on an Impactful Year!

As we look back on 2023, we are appreciative of all the collaborative work we have done together! This has been a year of reflection, change, and growth, and with the support of our grantors, our volunteer committee members, our donors, colleagues and friends, the coming year looks to be even better! If you haven't already done so, head to our Support Us page to include the Chesapeake Crossoads Heritage Area in your year-end giving! Thank you for your support! ...

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Additional MHAA Grant Funding Supports Local Maritime Museum

MHAA Logo The Administrators of the Maryland Heritage Areas Authority (MHAA) have notified Chesapeake Crossroads Heritage Area that a tenth grant has been awarded in our heritage area in FY2024. Emergency grant funding in the amount of $17,773 has been awarded to Annapolis Maritime Museum for the project, “Emergency Funds at the AMM,” for classroom ceiling repairs and the installation of an outdoor ADA walkway. This brings the total of state MHAA funding to the Chesapeake Crossroads Heritage Area to $470,273 for FY2024. Congratulations to the Annapolis Maritime Museum for receiving this significant support for its...

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Announcement: MHAA FY 2025 Grant Round is Now Open!

MHAA Logo The Maryland Heritage Areas Authority (MHAA) FY 2025 grant materials for capital and non-capital heritage tourism projects are now live! The MHAA grant program provides targeted financial assistance to organizations sustaining and creating place-based heritage experiences within Maryland’s 13 heritage areas. Visit the Maryland Heritage Areas Program website to confirm your eligibility, review the grant guidelines, and to begin the required first step in the application process: completing the Intent to Apply form, due January 26, 2024. Full applications are due March 4, 2024.   Here at the Chesapeake Crossroads Heritage Area, we will work with you to...

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Support the Chesapeake Crossroads Heritage Area With Your End-Of-Year Donation!

ALT Logo Tag Vertical This holiday season, we ask you to include the Chesapeake Crossroads Heritage Area in your year-end giving. We thank you for investing in our mission-driven efforts to protect and strengthen the natural, historic, and cultural resources of our heritage area, to nurture their discovery through educational and recreational experiences for visitors and residents, and to promote the region’s rich legacy, and we ask for your continued support via a donation before the year's end. As an example of our impact, we recently awarded twelve new Mini-Grants to local...

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