Holland Museum YES

Holland Museum YES Vote YES! on November 4, 2014 for the Holland Historical Trust.

VOTE YES! to ensure the Museum’s 28,000 objects spanning over 400 years of our unique heritage remain cared for and on display. VOTE YES! to provide an extension to local classrooms, offering hands-on learning from professional educators at schools and during field trips to the Museum, including afterschool and summer programs. VOTE YES! to protect one of our community’s most vital assets that will help attract new talent, increase property value, and foster the next community and business leaders. VOTE YES! to invest in our future for less than $15 a year for most homeowners, and assure a sustainable future for our Museum.

11/05/2014

Thank you all for all your votes, support, time spent volunteering, and generous donations. Although we were not successful in our millage attempt, a majority of voters did say YES! to the Holland Museum.

11/05/2014

Thank you to every voter, endorser, door knocker, contributor, and encourager who helped support the Holland Museum! The outpouring from the community during the campaign has been incredible.

We now wait for the results!

Only 30 minutes before the polls close!  It's been a great campaign and the Holland Museum needs you now more than ever....
11/05/2014
Welcome

Only 30 minutes before the polls close! It's been a great campaign and the Holland Museum needs you now more than ever. Quickly vote before the polls close at 8:00 pm!

A great letter from Keith Boonstra urging a YES vote for the Holland Museum!
11/04/2014
Letter: Museum millage will be money well spent

A great letter from Keith Boonstra urging a YES vote for the Holland Museum!

There are two things I would like everyone to be assured of as they consider the Holland Museum millage vote. The first is that the Holland Museum deeply

One of the campaign's stronger supporters, Jim Brooks, is greeting voters in Holland Township encouraging them to vote Y...
11/04/2014

One of the campaign's stronger supporters, Jim Brooks, is greeting voters in Holland Township encouraging them to vote YES for the Holland Historical Trust!

11/04/2014

"The Museum is a regional asset and a pillar of the Holland area. Without the Museum we lose the story of our past, and a significant link to Tulip Time and lakeshore tourism" - Park Township Supervisor Jerry Hunsburger

11/04/2014

It's 7:00 am and polls are now open! Vote YES for the Holland Museum!

11/03/2014

“I am supporting a YES! vote for the Holland Historical Trust, because it promotes the tourism our local economy relies on and celebrates the diversity of this community” - Ed Amaya, CEO of Kenowa Industries and President of Latin Americans United for Progress (LAUP)

11/03/2014

Please join us tomorrow in the Theatre Room at City Flats Hotel (61 E 7th St) starting at 8:00 pm to watch the election results!

We are one The Grand Rapids Press's top 7 races to watch in West Michigan!Remember to vote YES tomorrow for the Holland ...
11/03/2014
7 West Michigan races to watch on Election Day

We are one The Grand Rapids Press's top 7 races to watch in West Michigan!

Remember to vote YES tomorrow for the Holland Historical Trust!

Polls across the state open 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 4.

11/03/2014

"The Holland Museum is one of our community’s core institutions. I am so pleased to see its expanded focus on reaching out to children and families, including new hands-on learning experiences, as well as after school and summer programing designed to spark a love of learning,” - Janet DeYoung

Tomorrow is the big day. Vote YES for the Holland Historical Trust!

The Holland Museum was excited to host this event in the Armory. Another great example of how the Museum tells our commu...
11/03/2014
Holland residents pay tribute during Day of the Dead celebration

The Holland Museum was excited to host this event in the Armory. Another great example of how the Museum tells our community's story and why you should vote YES tomorrow!

Dia de los Muertos is more than sugar skulls and marigolds.Usually a private altar in a home, the ofrenda at the Holland Museum Armory Saturday, Nov.

Businesses and community organizations understand that YES on November 4th means growing our local economy and attractin...
11/03/2014
Endorsements

Businesses and community organizations understand that YES on November 4th means growing our local economy and attracting new talent: Colliers International, Computers and More, Elzinga & Volkers Inc., Enviro-Clean Services, Geerling Development Company, Haworth, Inc., Herman Miller Inc., Historic Ottawa Beach Society, Land & Sea Upholstery, Midwest Construction Group, Trans-Matic MFG Co Inc… See the full list now:

Reflecting the mission of the Holland Historical Trust, our endorsements understand that the Holland Museum is a pillar ...
11/02/2014
Endorsements

Reflecting the mission of the Holland Historical Trust, our endorsements understand that the Holland Museum is a pillar of our community: Douglas & Dawn Schurman, Melissa Secor, John & Kim Shea, Dorothy Sherburne, I. Joyce Sherrell, Jerry & Kathy Shoup, Sara Simmons, Ben & Judy Smith, Carol A. Soriano, Chris Spencer, John Sporer, Dawn Stageman, Donald Stageman, Robert & Deborah Sterken, Mark & Anne Stewart, James & Dolly Strikwenda, John & Marilynn Tammi, Bill & Barb Tenpas, Russell Teslaa, Bessie A Thomas, P.J. & Kristen Thompson, Myron F. & Lori Trethewey, Janet & David Waanders, George & Alice Ward, Dan & Jean Williams, Debra Williamson, Clark & Shirley Weersing, Tony Weller, Warren Westrate Foundation, Joel & Susan Wolfe, Gerald & Betty Wyngarden, Esther M. VandeBunte, Dave & Gernie VanderLeek, Mayor pro-tem Robert VandeVusse, Barbara & Bob VandeVusse, Gerry VandeVusse, Janice & Paul Vanfaasen, William Van Dyke, Ann Van Heest, Don & Lois Van Lare, Gordon & Margaret Van Wylen, Suzy & Rudy Vedovell, Howard & Julie Veneklasen, Cleo Venhuizen, Dorothy Voss, Ron & Mary Voss, Mary Yedinak, Joan & George Zuidema… See the full list now:

Residents of the City of Holland, Holland Charter Township, Park Township and Zeeland have shown their support: Mary E J...
11/02/2014
Endorsements

Residents of the City of Holland, Holland Charter Township, Park Township and Zeeland have shown their support: Mary E Jellema, Dan & Barbara Joldersma, Barbara Joldersma, John & Maude Jouppi, Sibyl Kalkman, Kit Karsten, Bill & Nella Kennedy, Jim & Deb Kiekover, Ann & James Kiewel, Chris & Sarah Kleinjans, Bob Knittel, Krish Knittel, Philip & Lillian Koning, Brian & Cathy Koop, Debra Kraai, Madelaine Lane, Mary Esther Lee, Shirley L. Lee, Marcia & Rich Lievense, Terry Nienhuis, Eileen & John Nordstrom, Norm Nykamp, Mrs. Robert Pavloski, Louise M. Peppel, Shirley Percival, Christopher Raphael, Jeff & Jill Raywood, Tino Reyes, Sr, Geoffrey D. Reynolds, Catherine & Jeffrey Ross, Douglas Rotman, Martin & Jill Ryan, Marilyn Schmidt… See the full list now:

Here’s another group of neighbors, educators, elected officials, community leaders and others who have endorsed Hollan...
11/02/2014
Endorsements

Here’s another group of neighbors, educators, elected officials, community leaders and others who have endorsed Holland Museum YES: Ryan deVries, Diane DeVries, Beth & Jim DeWilde, Jeanne De Wys, Janet DeYoung, Robert DeYoung, Caitlyn Dial, Lamont & Ruth Dirkse, Glenn & Janet Dirkse, Ruth Donaldson, Monica Donnelly, Candace Dugan, Elizabeth DuMez, Gregory & Amanda Dykhouse, Mayor Kurt & Leah Dykstra, Jane Dalman Dykstra, Larry & Pat Dykstra, Sandra Edewaard, Pat & Herb Eldean, Ed & Audrey Hislop, David Hoekstra, Jim & Sharon Hulst, Bob & Cheryl Hulst, Jerry & Mary Hunsburger, George & Katherine Hunsberger, John & Sue Hutchinson… See the full list now:

"On Tuesday, the residents of Park Township, Holland Township and the city of Holland have the opportunity to approve a ...
11/02/2014
Letter: Help the Holland Museum tell our story

"On Tuesday, the residents of Park Township, Holland Township and the city of Holland have the opportunity to approve a very modest millage levy that will insure that the story will continue to be told." - Bob VandeVusse

Since 1937 the Holland Museum and its predecessors have preserved and presented the stories of our community. Started as an institution to preserve the

Since our launch we have received well over 200 endorsements. We want to share them with you, but they won’t all fit i...
11/02/2014
Endorsements

Since our launch we have received well over 200 endorsements. We want to share them with you, but they won’t all fit in one post. Here is just some of the many: Rose Albers, Edmund & Ann Piet Anderson, Charles Aschbrenner, Edward Atwood, Gwen Auwerda, Don & Deb Axce, George & Kathy Bauer, Douglas A. Becker, Marcia Bishop, Elizabeth Blackmore, Marie Blauwkamp, Albert & Elaine Boers, Jane & P.J. Booi, Keith & Judy Boonstra, William & Karen Borgman, Lee & Jane Bosko, Tony Castillo, Mike & Virginia Conklin, Bill & Lynn Damson, Ottawa County Commissioner Al Dannenberg, Jim & Jill Den Herder, Tom & Sue Den Herder, Jean Den Herder… See the full list now:

Change your profile picture in support for the Holland Historical Trust!
11/02/2014

Change your profile picture in support for the Holland Historical Trust!

Vote YES on Tuesday for a Holland Museum that supports our schools and helps grow our tourism economy!
11/01/2014
Holland Museum seeks approval of 0.2 mills on ballot

Vote YES on Tuesday for a Holland Museum that supports our schools and helps grow our tourism economy!

The Holland Museum has been funded by memberships, admissions and the city of Holland and Park and Holland townships.However, with municipal donations

10/30/2014
Holland Museum YES

Did you see this? Vote YES on Tuesday for Holland's Story Teller!

"Holland is so fortunate to have the Holland Museum. I hope it continues forever."

Great support published in Holland Sentinel News today from Zeeland School Board President Tom DenHerder!  Vote YES on T...
10/30/2014
Letter: Holland Museum is a community gem

Great support published in Holland Sentinel News today from Zeeland School Board President Tom DenHerder! Vote YES on Tuesday!

The Holland Museum is one of those many gems that a community can have to preserve its deep and diverse history. Our museum is also recognized nationally

Former Zeeland Public Schools Superintendent Gary Feenstra published today in the Holland Sentinel News supporting the H...
10/29/2014
Letter: Museum millage aids education

Former Zeeland Public Schools Superintendent Gary Feenstra published today in the Holland Sentinel News supporting the Holland Historical Trust:

Having spent most of our lives involved in the wonderful business of educating community children, we are fervent in our belief that future citizens must

Letter: Support the mission of the Holland Museum
10/27/2014
Letter: Support the mission of the Holland Museum

Letter: Support the mission of the Holland Museum

The Holland Historical Trust is at a crossroads, and if it is to survive and thrive for the benefit of the entire community, the trust desperately needs a

Holland Museum YES
10/27/2014

Holland Museum YES

10/22/2014

Our yard signs are popping up in lawns. Add one to your yard today: they can be picked up from the Armory on 9th Street from 10AM - 5PM.

10/21/2014

"Holland is so fortunate to have the Holland Museum. I hope it continues forever."

Ford W. Bell, President of the American Alliance of Museums, is published today in the Holland Sentinel News urging resi...
10/18/2014
Letter: Holland Museum is a 'civic touchstone'

Ford W. Bell, President of the American Alliance of Museums, is published today in the Holland Sentinel News urging residents in Holland, Holland Township, and Park Township to vote YES on Novemebr 4 for the Holland Historical Trust!

In every election, voters are asked to choose. The American Alliance of Museums (AAM) urges the citizens of the city of Holland, Park Township and Holland

10/09/2014

Only 27 days until Election Day.

Share our page to help spread the word!

09/30/2014

Have a few hours this Saturday? Join us for our first canvass.

Saturday, October 4 at 10am
31 W 10th St
Meet in Museum parking lot

RSVP now with Taylor: [email protected]

09/26/2014

There are only 38 days left until the election. It is now time to put boots on the ground and bring our message to the voter's doors.

Never gone door-to-door before? Don't worry. We'll have everything prepared for you - all you need to do is RSVP.

We canvass in pairs, so recruit a friend!

CANVASS KICK OFF
Saturday, October 4 at 10am
31 W 10th St
Meet in Museum parking lot

RSVP now with Taylor:
[email protected]

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