We are seeking contributions for two reasons -- the cost of moving the Madonna to the Farm Women's Co-op site, and the cost of preparing the site and restoring minor damage from weather, traffic and wear and tear. Every dollar counts. Please help, and Thank You!
THE MD STATE SOCIETY DAR IS A 501(c)(3) ORGANIZATION, AND DONATIONS FOR THE PURPOSE OF BETHESDA'S MADONNA STATUE CAMPAIGN ARE TAX-DEDUCTIBLE TO THE FULL EXTENT ALLOWABLE UNDER IRS REGULATIONS.
(The drawing on the right appears in Bill Offut's excellent book "Bethesda: A Social History", p. 656. It is from the 1944 BCC High School Pine Tree Yearbook, with this dedication: "We dedicate our book to those things which will remain as always, the familiar scenes of "our town."")