On Saturday, May 3, 2014 an unbelievable amount of damage of was done to 52 grave monuments in the historic Boalsburg Cemetary. Some estimates it could cost as much as $100,000.00 to completely repair the damaged graves.
If you would like to donate, the cemetery association has set up a Facebook page: http://www.gofundme.com/8yc380
You can also send a check made out to the Boalsburg Cemetery Association. Please write 'Save The Graves' in the memo line and mail to the address below:
Boalsburg Cemetery Association
P.O. Box 443
Boalsburg, PA 16827
Funds are also being accepted at the two churches that sit next to the cemetery: St. John's United Church of Christ and Zion Lutheran Church.
There will be a BBQ Fundraiser on Friday May 16th from 4-6pm in the parking lot of the Boalsburg Fire Company. You can stop by and pick up BBQ Chicken or Pulled Pork for $10 each. After costs, all monies raised go to help restore the cemetery. They will also be accepting donations at that time.