NB Port Society, WHALE, and the Working Waterfront Festival cordially invite you to “Taste of the Port” fundraiser to benefit the “Port Society Complex” on Saturday, March 29, 2014 – 6 to 9 PM in the Jacobs Gallery, New Bedford Whaling Museum. $100 Ticket includes open bar, seafood specialties, jazz and auction. To purchase call WHALE 508-997-1776 or order here.
WHALE was established in 1962, when urban renewal threatened entire neighborhoods. Its founders were committed to saving our city’s history and architectural heritage from “death by neglect and the tyranny of the bulldozer”. Perhaps, Sarah Delano, WHALE’s President from 1966-1982, said it best, “if you bulldoze your heritage, you become just anywhere” WHALE was founded to ensure that New Bedford is “Not Just Anywhere”… read more
Advocacy – Advocacy is one of WHALE’s most important on-going activities. WHALE advocates for historically and architecturally significant properties in several ways… read more
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