Saturday, October 22, 2016

Charles Van Damme Ferry 100th Birthday Bash

Help maintain one hundred years of waterfront history at a special fundraiser for the Charles Van Damme Ferry project. WHERE: the Sausalito Seahorse Restaurant WHEN: Friday, November 18, beginning at 7:00 p.m. Go HERE for more details and to buy advance tickets.

The Charles Van Damme Ferry Birthday Bash is a celebration of many things, including: the ferry's centennial, ten years of the Charles Van Damme ferry project to save the ferry's 100-year-old paddlewheel and steam stack from demolition; and county approval and permits for ferry artifacts to be restored and exhibited at Waldo Point Harbor. 

Cover charge is $20. Live music by Fiver Brown, Jerry Hannan, Pacifico Samonte and Harmonic Law, and the Hippy Voices featuring Joe Tate and Maggie Catfish.
Judyth Greenburgh – CVD co founder, Roberta Maloy – Treasurer
of RBMA, Dona Schweiger – CVD co founder, Victoria Colella:
sign maker, tour leader - mentor & on Steering Committee
PROJECT PHASES

WE'RE OVER HALFWAY THERE!
We are currently raising money for phase 8 - 
​getting structural engineering plans drawn.

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1. AWARENESS BUILT & SUPPORT CREATED


2. NON PROFIT ABILITY ACHIEVED
    Thanks to our fiscal sponsor.


3. SEED FUNDS RAISED


4. ARTIFACTS SAVED FROM DEMOLITION


5. LOCATION OF EXHIBIT SITE SECURED


6. DESIGNS DRAWN


7. PLANS APPROVED 
     Waldo Point Harbor
     Marin County
     State Lands Commission
     BCDC (pending)


8. STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING DRAWING PREPARED


9. BIDS RECEIVED AND CONTRACTORS CHOSEN


10. HALF OF THE MONEY RAISED SO RESTORATION CAN BEGIN


11. REST OF MONEY RAISED TO COMPLETE CONSTRUCTION


12. STORY SHARED. ORAL HISTORIES, BOOK & DVD.