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Grants 

Society Receives Robert D. L. Gardiner Grant – Fall 2021

Society Receives 2021 Gardiner Young Scholar Intern Grant – Fall 2021

Society Receives Suffolk County Cultural Tourism Grant – Summer 2021 

Society Receives Gardiner COVID Relief Grant – Fall 2020 

Society Receives Pomeroy Grant of $2,000 – Summer 2020 

Society Receives “Building Capacity” Gardiner Grant — Spring 2020 

Society Receives “Preserve New York Grant” for National Historic District – August, 2019 

Society Receives Pomeroy Foundation Grant for ML Booth House Historic Marker – Spring, 2017 

“Society Receives Gardiner Grant for Homan-Gerard House – Fall, 2017 

Society Receives Gerry Charitable Trust Grant for Historic Preservation – Fall, 2015 

Press 

The Life of Mary L. Booth. Interview with Tricia Foley. Long Island History Project 

Newsday Article – “Students Research Decoy Maker” – March, 2022 

The Yaphank Historical Society Continues to Preserve The History Of Yaphank – South Shore Press – February, 2022 

William Jones Weeks – Decoy Magazine – January, 2022 

Homan-Gerard House Restoration – October, 2019 

Camp Upton Marker Dedication— March, 2019 

SPLIA “Preservation in Progress: The Homan-Gerard House” – April, 2018 

Completion of Upper Yaphank Lake Spillway & Fish Passage – August, 2017 

Newsday Article “Preserving the Irreplaceable” – June 14, 2015 

Awards 

YHS President Receives Carl Verdi Community Pride Award – July, 2017 

2014 SPLIA Preservation Award for Organizational Excellence – Summer 2014 

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