Who Are We?
The first project for this organization is the development of the Route 66 Neon Park which will be located in the George M. Reed Roadside Park, Saint Robert, Missouri. This is the first park of its kind on Route 66 and will be an anchor attraction for the state of Missouri. All funds raised go towards refurbishing of neon signs that originated on the Route. Opportunities to support the development; fundraising activities, social media interaction, business outreach, grant writing, sponsorship's, and donations.
The purpose of this corporation is to preserve and protect U. S. Route 66 in Pulaski County Missouri. The organization will create a better place to live for current and future residents of Pulaski County by increasing the social, economic, educational, historical, and recreational opportunities for all collectively to increase local capacity to respond to local needs and all other legal powers permitted by General Not for Profit Corporations. The corporation is organized exclusively for charitable, educational, religious, or scientific purposes with the meaning of section 501C 3 of the Internal Revenue Code. The Pulaski County Route 66 Preservation Corporation strives to identify and make available educational and historical information on US Route 66. The Pulaski County Route 66 Preservation Corporation strives to identify new opportunities for economic growth and investment on the 33 miles of US Route 66.
Pulaski County Route 66 Preservation137 St Robert Blvd. Suite A
Saint Robert, MO 65584
Outstanding Needs of Pulaski County Route 66 Preservation
Item Needs (click need below to see detail)
Volunteer Needs (click need below to see detail)
Oversees a committee of volunteers to plan and organize fundraising activitiesFundraising Volunteer
Focuses on raising the amount of funds needed to meet the unit’s budget
Presents reports on proposed fundraising activities to board.
Assist Fundraising committee in planning, organizing and assisting with fundraising activities.Transportation Volunteer
Represent and raise funds at events by manning booth, obtaining donations for personalized bricks (that will be ordered and installed in the Route 66 Neon Park) and for light up merchandise hats, batons, necklaces, etc.
Transportation of signs. We are compiling a list of volunteers to call on in time of need to transport signs to Pulaski County.Business Fundraising Supporter
We are looking for someone with a vehicle and trailer.
Individuals that can lift.
We obtain the dimensions and approximate weight to determine final need. Some signs may be larger requiring a boom truck for which other arrangements would be made.
Businesses volunteering to promote the Route 66 Neon Park through fundraising efforts.
Obtaining donations for the Route 66 Neon Park Development through:
Interoffice fundraising activities (Dress down day, car wash, 5K, etc.)
Public fundraising events (% of sales, activities, selling our inventory of light up items; wine and beer glasses, hats, party items.)