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Mission, Goals, Facts and Figures

About Friends of McLean Park and House

Mission

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The Friends of McLean Park and House is a 35 year old non profit organization whose mission is to care for and enhance the house and grounds, to keep alive the history of the home and the memory of Doctor McLean’s significant contributions to the community, and to facilitate use of the property for a variety of events, public and private.

Sources of Funds

The Friends raise funds for the house and grounds through private events, grants, an annual dinner & auction, donations, and membership dues.

 

2016 Financial Results

Revenue                           $53,408

Grants Received             $22,810

Expenditures                   $61,818

Ending Net Assets…

    …porch project fund     $7,144

     …board designated    $30,000

     …available for 2017    $11,111

2016 Accomplishments

Repaired front portico, replacing structural beam holding the colonial pillars, caulk, seal, paint

Repaired second story balcony over kitchen nook

Expanded irrigation to include water-wise drip irrigation in front garden beds

Replaced website with a fresh look, mobile friendly design, event registration and online donations

Cataloged hundreds of historical records, photographs, and news articles

Networked with other organizations interested in local history, including the West Linn Historical Society and Willamette Falls Heritage Area Coalition