Historic Macon Foundation
Historic Macon Foundation (HMF), a 501©3 non-profit, is one of the nation’s largest, most productive and most innovative local preservation organizations with over 550 member households in Middle Georgia and 6,000 listed historic buildings in our stewardship. Since our founding in 1964, Historic Macon Foundation has served as the regional historical society of note. Historic Macon boasts total assets of over $3 million, annual revenue of over $1.2 million, and access to over $2 million in revolving funds.
Historic Macon saves Middle Georgia’s architectural treasures through comprehensive real estate intervention strategies, especially neighborhood revitalization. In addition, Historic Macon educates the public about the importance of Macon’s history and architecture and runs events to help celebrate Macon’s unique past. Our programs in economic development and neighborhood revitalization are national award winners and serve as a model for other preservation and revitalization organizations.
The organization staffs by six full-time people (including this position) and one part time staff person, all of who are vibrant, dedicated, fun and hard working. The office atmosphere is fast-paced, multi-tasking, technology-oriented and highly collaborative. Employees are treated as professionals in their expertise and each staff person has the opportunity to lead and teach other team members and literally hundreds of volunteers who are interested in our mission.