GRANTS RECEIVED FOR THE MORELLI HOUSE PROJECT
Nevada Commission for Cultural Affairs
October 1998: $153,010.00. For the purchase of land for Whitehead House
September 1999: $166,990.00 Augmented funding for the purchase of land for Whitehead House
October 2002: $34,456.00 For rehabilitation and soil remediation of property
September 2006: $50,000.00 For interior and exterior restoration and monument
October 2006: $7,000.00 For research and development of initial interpretive
Interpretive program materials, essay and lecture
By Alan Hess and first printing of Booklet (2000
December 2008: $5,300.00 For the production of “Morelli and His Music”, a
Community program held on April 2, 2009 at the
Las Vegas High School Academy and for the
development of ancillary materials.
October 2009 $1,000.00 For literary lecture, “The Genius of Mark Twain”
held Oct 22, 2009.
November 2014 3,340.00 For the planning, research and production of educational and
collateral materials for The Sands Copa Connection Program Series.
June 2007 $8,047.00 First Air Conditioner unit replacement,
March 2008 $3,047.00 Second Air Conditioner unit replacement, UV Ray
City of Las Vegas Historic Preservation Commission (HPC)
March 2009 $5000.00 For website design, paid newspaper ads for
Public Open Houses and other special events, printing and design of tri-fold brochure (5000 copies).
March 2011 $1,500.00 For Spring Public Open House and Art Fair Event: “An
Afternoon at the Morelli House: Where the Arts and History
Commission for the Las Vegas Centennial- History Grants
March 2010 $5,192.00 For second printing of Morelli Booklet (3000
copies) and exterior bronze plaque (state marker).
January 2014 $26,623.00 For production expenses of the “Copa Connection Program
RC&D Council (US Department of Agriculture)
Spring 2009 $500.00 For trees, planting and irrigation installation
Fall 2010 $250.00 For additional trees, bushes and installation
Winter 2011 $1500.00 For additional trees, bushes and installation