Entries by Elizabeth Votruba

Last Chance to Save the Block

With an early August deadline swiftly approaching, the Save the Block project partners are excited to announce the “Last Chance” challenge to raise the remaining funds for the campaign to save the historic community greenspace in downtown Jackson, Wyoming, which earlier this year was under threat of development from a 90,000 square foot hotel. Inspired by the […]

Save the Block: New $1M Challenge

On the heels of a successful Million Dollar May, a new anonymous $1 Million gift has been pledged to the Jackson Hole Land Trust in the form of another exciting fundraising challenge. If the Save the Block Campaign secures an additional 1,000 gifts of any size by July 4th, we will be granted an additional […]

Summer Solstice feat. FoundSpace

Join us Friday, June 21, from 5-8 PM, for our 6th Annual R Park Summer Solstice Celebration featuring FoundSpace – a family-friendly celebration if interactive art, protected public-access land, and the longest day of the year. Enjoy place-based art installations in partnership with JH Public Art, while enjoying live music from StrumBucket, $2 treats from […]

Save the Block: $4M by the 4th

The partners of the Save the Block project are excited to announce the newest challenge for the campaign, to obtain $4 million by the 4th of July. After a successful Million Dollar May campaign in which the JHLT was challenged with securing 1,000 gifts in order to receive a $1 million grant from an anonymous […]

Million Dollar May campaign successful

The partners of the Save the Block campaign are excited to announce the successful completion the Jackson Hole Land Trust’s Million Dollar May challenge. At the Save the Block’s first Summer Concert Series on Wednesday evening, a lively crowd cheered as project partners announced the good news. The goal was met: over 1,500 gifts were […]

Million Dollar May brings campaign closer to reality

The partners of the Save Genevieve campaign are excited to announce Million Dollar May. A NEW local family has been deeply inspired by the demonstration of support and the vision of the community to preserve the greenspace, character, and historic buildings of the Genevieve Block, located at 155 E Broadway Ave in downtown Jackson. They […]

Save Genevieve Campaign Garners Broad Community Support

The partners of the Save Genevieve campaign are excited to announce that the community responded with enthusiasm and generosity to the project plan presented to them at the Save Genevieve neighborhood meeting and block party on the evening of Friday, April 26th. When an anonymous donor offered to contribute $100,000 if 100 people stepped up to […]