October 9, 2014 – Travel Page

SS United States Conservancy Has “High Hopes” To Save Famous Liner;
Reaches Major Funding Milestone
by Josh Koshuta, October 9, 2014 – www.travelpage.com

The Conservancy announced that it had raised $122,167 from donors in 44 states in 17 countries in amounts spanning one dollar to ten thousand. In response, Jim Pollin upped the ante: “Our nation’s flagship isn’t just an historic vessel,” Pollin said. “It also represents the people of a great and determined nation that once again have demonstrated they can rise to any challenge. In response to the generosity of so many supporters of the SS United States, I am proud to match their recent contributions with an additional donation of $120,000 to save this enduring symbol of our country.”

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