Strawbery Banke Museum

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2022 Goals:

Strawbery Banke Museum relies on approximately 33% of its operating revenue from philanthropy, so this year’s goal is to raise $600,000 in budget relieving charitable giving.

Fundraising Events:

Strawbery Banke Museum hosts numerous events each year focused on raising funds and awareness. These events include: Candlelight Stroll, Baby Animals: Heritage Breeds at the Banke, Vintage & Vine — fine wine and food festival, and Ghosts on the Banke, the family-friendly Halloween event.  Additionally in the winter months, Strawbery Banke offers outdoor ice skating at Labrie Family Skate at Puddle Dock Pond.

Giving Opportunities:

The Strawbery Banke Fund is the Museum’s annual giving fund and is the largest direct source of unrestricted philanthropy to Strawbery Banke. The Museum’s membership program offers a myriad of benefits to members, including free and discounted tickets to museum events. Corporate sponsorship of specific events and activities are also available, offering unique cause-related marketing opportunities to businesses and industries.

Volunteer Opportunities:

Volunteers are crucial to the success of Strawbery Banke Museum. Through the efforts of our extraordinary volunteers, Strawbery Banke is able to provide quality programs and events that benefit thousands of visitors each year. The volunteers of Strawbery Banke Museum give their time and talents to support the following activities:

  • Archaeology
  • Development
  • Education
  • Facilities
  • Horticulture

Board Officers   /   Board Members

Cynthia Fenneman
Board Chair
American Public Television

Matthew McFarland
Vice Chair
RM Davis

Katherine Williams Kane

Jeffrey Gilbert

Allison Potter

Anne Weidman

Ben St. Jean

Christopher Erikson

Cynthia Fenneman

Gibson Kennedy

Jeffrey D. Gilbert

JerriAnne Boggis

Joanna Kelley

Katherine Williams Kane

Lorne Jones

Marcia Cronin

Martha Fuller Clark

Matt McFarland

Patricia Ostrander

Robyn Aldo

Scott Pueschel

Susan Labrie

Tim Dempsey

Tom Hand

Zach Slater

David McGrath

Categories: Charitable Giving Guide