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Aurora Museum Foundation


AMF ANNUAL MEETING 

The Meeting this year was held in the Trolley.  Most of the  attendee’s complimented the Museum for hard wood seating, and the meeting moved forward.

A review of the business of the foundation for 2014 included comments on the 7 successful fundraising activities. Recognition of the volunteers for the foundation at all events was made by President Gregg Chase.

Fred Seybold, membership committee chair, reported a total of 104 active members of the foundation for 2014. 

Museum Executive Director Jennifer Kuehner, reported that the new “ Growing Home “ exhibit
as well as the Ruth Fountain Addition  ( Housing Trolley Trailer # 610 ) have been well visited and many compliments received. 

New Board of Director’s members elected to the Board were:

Huygen Thi Le ( First Bank of Colorado ) and
Ruth Fountain

The Election of officers for 2014- 2015 took place.
The slate of officers includes:

President Gregg Chase
Vice President Kate Tauer
Secretary Stu Pyper 
Treasurer Bob Fletcher

All were unanimously elected. 

The meeting was adjourned at 2:00 pm and the members moved to the Community Gallery for the annual meeting presentation by Chuck Stout from the “Wings over the Rockies Museum” titled
“ WWII: Biplanes to Atomic Bombs “.

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APPRAISAL FAIR 

April 25, 2015 

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. 

Call 303-739-6705 for reservation

(Volunteers needed – contact info@auroramuseumfoundation.org)

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SAD NEWS
Two of our Board Of Directors and very active members have passed away. 

On March 2, 2015 Jay Hughes passed away.  Jay was the Chairman of the Development  Committee for the foundation and volunteered at numerous events of the Foundation and Museum.

On March 7, 2015 Don Lindemann passed away. Don was an original founding member for the Board and held most elected positions for the Board over the course of his service for the Museum Foundation.

Both men will be missed by the community, their families , the Museum, and the Foundation. If you would like to make a donation to the Foundation  in their memory, please click here.

Welcome to the Aurora Museum Foundation, an organization dedicated to supporting the Aurora History Museum.  


In 2014 the AMF will celebrate its 25th Anniversary! Through your generous donations, sponsorships and volunteerism we help ensure the continued success of the Aurora History Museum's education programs, exhibits, and community outreach.

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