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Bellevue Arts Museum Launches New Funding Campaign

BELLEVUE, WA.- After five successful years under a revitalized mission focused on art, craft and design, Bellevue Arts Museum is launching a new funding campaign to secure the institution’s continued vitality. Entitled Three for Three, the campaign’s goal is to raise $3 million in three-year pledges for 2010 through 2012 by November 30, 2010. It has been kick-started by the Klorfine Foundation, the Berger Family Foundation, the Edelheit family and many other board members and friends of the Museum who have already jointly pledged $2 million in support of BAM’s vibrant future. “Five years ago, we were approached with a vision,” says Klorfine Foundation Officer, Norma Klorfine. “Today we can realize an accomplishment and make sure that BAM continues to thrive.” Al Berger of the Berger Family Foundation adds that, “Three for Three ensures that BAM will sustain its solid financial footing over the next three years. I hope that