FDC creates Linda Jones fund to boost programs

October 2000
Furniture/Today;10/30/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p82
Trade Publication
Reports that the Furniture Discovery Center High Point, North Carolina has established the Linda M. Jones Educational Enrichment Fund to benefit house furnishings programs at the center. List of founding contributors to the enrichment fund; Total amount in funding generated by the center for the establishment of the fund.


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