STOCKTON SPRINGS, Maine — Organizers if the Save Our Steeple Project of Stockton Springs Community Church announced that it just received its third $5,ooo matching grant from an anonymous donor, giving the project the possibility of raising $10,000 toward the spire section of the steeple. The total cost for the spire section is $38,000. The matching grant will be the start of the fundraising for the final section, leaving a balance of $28,000 for the completion of the entire steeple project.
For each dollar donated by the end of August, a dollar will be matched up to the $5,000 of the grant.
The decorative section and the bell section with bell installed are now fully funded and due to be installed July 17.