THE VILLAGERS, INC. raises funds through house and garden tours featuring boutiques offering homemade items including our annual quilt, holiday ornaments, specialty baked goods, mango jam, along with a plant sale. Other fundraisers include the Historical Hunt and auctions. The organization funds scholarships to students interested in an aspect of historic preservation. In addition, members advocate for the value of preservation that gives the community a sense of place. By educating, advocating, fundraising, and documenting, The Villagers, Inc. continues its dedication to the restoration and preservation of historic sites in the Greater Miami area.
The Villagers have announced their 2020 grant recipients. Eight organizations will share more than $45,000 in funding. Grantees for 2020 are Actor’s Playhouse, Coco Plum Woman’s Club, Curtiss Mansion, Dade Heritage Trust, Montgomery Botanical Center, Tropical Audubon Society, Woman’s Club of Coconut Grove and Vizcaya Museum & Gardens.
Courtroom 6, Miami-Dade County Courthouse
Old Schoolhouse, Miami
Montgomery Botanical Center