Galveston Historical Foundation
GHF Annual Meeting
1880 Garten Verein

GHF Annual Meeting

Galveston Historical Foundation (GHF)’s Executive Director Dwayne Jones and outgoing president Kyle McFatridge will lead the 2019 GHF annual meeting on Friday, July 31 at Garten Verein, 2704 Avenue O. The event begins at 5:30 with hors d’oeuvres and libations. Dress is “Island Casual.” The event is open to all members of Galveston Historical Foundation. Memberships will be available for purchase at the door.

The main order of business is the election of officers and directors for 2020-2021, along with an overview of GHF’s accomplishments over the past fiscal year. The GHF annual meeting will include the “passing of the gavel” from the outgoing board president to incoming president Hal Rochkind as well as a special award presentation.

For more information or to purchase a membership, call 409-765-7834 or click here.

About Galveston Historical Foundation

Galveston Historical Foundation (GHF) was formed as the Galveston Historical Society in 1871 and merged with a new organization formed in 1954 as a non-profit entity devoted to historic preservation and history in Galveston County. Over the last sixty years, GHF has expanded its mission to encompass community redevelopment, historic preservation advocacy, maritime preservation, coastal resiliency and stewardship of historic properties. GHF embraces a broader vision of history and architecture that encompasses advancements in environmental and natural sciences and their intersection with historic buildings and coastal life and conceives of history as an engaging story of individual lives and experiences on Galveston Island from the 19th century to the present day.

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