The Antiques Council, a nonprofit organization, is committed to supporting charitable organizations that benefit the island of Nantucket.
Our 2017 Beneficiaries
The Nantucket Preservation Trust, a membership based organization with a focus on the preservation of the islands historic architecture.
Proceeds from the Nantucket Summer Antiques Show opening preview Summer Brunch event (Friday August 11 from 10:00 am to noon, with tickets available at the door) will support the study of traditional building methods through The Mary Helen and Michael Fabacher Scholarship of the Nantucket Preservation Trust.
Images provided by Nantucket Preservation Trust
Restored Nantucket property.
Second year students (including the NPT scholarship candidate) from the North Bennet Street School's preservation carpentry program in front of a building on India Street they were working on as a project. Photo credit - Dirck Van Lieu
Chris O'Reilly, our current scholarship candidate.
The Community Foundation for Nantucket, founded by a group of local residents to strengthen Nantucket's now and future generations.
Antiques Council will also contribute to the Foundation's Nantucket Fund. The Nantucket Fund™ provides support to local organizations that serve those most in need, across a wide range of services from low income housing issues, to mental health, substance use disorders, hunger and animal welfare. www.nantucketcommunityfoundation.org
Nantucket Garden Club, Inc Scholarship Program annually awards scholarships, to Nantucket High School graduates committed to conservation and environmental issues, and whose educational pursuits reflect their personal commitment to the Nantucket community and environment while pursuing an education in the following
areas of discipline: Ecology, Horticulture, Landscape Design, Preservation, Biology or Botany. www.nantucketgardenclub.com
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