Group Grants $1.6M for Places that Are Part of Black History

"More than $1.6 million in grants are going to 22 sites and organizations to help preserve black history..."



Chevel Johnson, "Group Grants $1.6M for Places that Are Part of Black History," Associated Press, July 5, 2019.

Chevel Johnson, "Harlem Home of Celebrated Poet Langston Hughes Among 22 Sites to Get Funding to Help Preserve Black History," New York Daily News, July 4, 2019.

Ernie Suggs, "Morris Brown Wins National Grant to Repair Historic Fountain Hall," July 10, 2019.

Helen Chickering, "Nina Simone's Childhood Home Gets Celebrity Support,"Blue Ride Public Radio, July 4, 2019.

"National Trust For Historic Preservation Awards $1.6 Million In Grants To Organizations Dedicated To Preserving Black History," Essence, July 5, 2019.

Tal Axelrod, "Group Announces $1.6 Million in Grants to Preserve African American History at Sites Nationwide," The Hill, July 5, 2019.

Sarah Wilson, "Texas A&M Professor Honored For Freedom Colonies Project,"Texas A&M Today, July 8, 2019.

Brigit Katz, "Nina Simone’s Childhood Home Is Under Threat. This Campaign Aims to Save It," Smithsonian, July 15, 2019.

Jared Brey, "Preserving Black History Amid Gentrification in Las Vegas and New Orleans," Next City, July 16, 2019.