This Place Matters!

Help us win $25,000 for Ernestina.

We’ve been selected for the 2011 This Place Matters Community Challenge sponsored by National Trust for Historic Preservation!  We did the ground work – down from over 250, our community was chosen to be one of 100 finalists competing for 3 cash awards. Now it’s your turn to help us win!

What can you do? Follow this link to the Schooner Ernestina page and cast your vote.

Having trouble with the voting process?  Scroll down for detailed voting directions

Then, tell EVERYONE you know using Facebook, email, twitter, blog – even shouting in the streets!

You ALL know how much $25,000 will mean to getting Ernestina Sailing again!


This ship matters

You will need to be registered with NTHP to vote.  You only need your email address and zip code.  To REGISTER click on “Register or get a password reminder” at the bottom of the blue “Vote for This Site” box.  A form will pop up for you to fill in your email address and zip code*.

Fill in your email-address (this will be your user name) and zip code* and click submit.

This will bring you to a list, scroll down to Schooner Ernestina-Morrissey Association and click to bring you back to the Ernestina page.  Now, you need to go to your email inbox and get the password that NTHP has sent you.  Use this user name and password to fill in the blue box to log in and then click to vote for Ernestina.  If more than one person uses the same computer, be sure to log out after you vote so that they will be able to vote.

*You don’t need a US zip code.  Ernestina’s zip code is 02740.

Please post this message to your social media and spread the word!   Thank you.