Controlling the Narrative

Controlling the Narrative

2015 Grant Recipients Share [addtoany] African Americans Society for History and Racial Equity Controlling the Narrative $13,366 • Kalamazoo “Controlling the Narrative” used historical documents, oral histories, images, and other individual, family, and community...
Great Writers Project

Great Writers Project

2015 Grant Recipients Share [addtoany] African Americans Fire Historical and Cultural Arts Collaborative Great Writers Project $24,922 • Kalamazoo How can we help students see themselves in works of literature? The Great Writers program took on this question by...
Michigan Women Who Made a Difference

Michigan Women Who Made a Difference

2015 Grant Recipients Share [addtoany] Jewish Americans Jewish Historical Society of Michigan Michigan Women Who Made A Difference $25,000 • West Bloomfield Michigan Women Who Made a Difference (MWWMD) is a community-based, statewide campaign to document, preserve,...
Nuestra Historia, Nuestra Voz

Nuestra Historia, Nuestra Voz

2015 Grant Recipients Share [addtoany] Latin Americans Hispanic Center of Western Michigan Nuestra Historia, Nuestra Voz $25,000 • Grand Rapids In Nuestra Historia, Nuestra Voz (Our History, Our Voice), high school students in the Grandville Avenue area in Grand...
Manda-Bee-Kee Dance Troupe Documentary

Manda-Bee-Kee Dance Troupe Documentary

2015 Grant Recipients Share [addtoany] Native Americans Little Traverse Bay Band of Odawa Manda-Bee-Kee Dance Troupe Documentary $25,000 • Harbor Springs During the 1950s, The Manda-Bee-Kee (Water Wonderland) Dance Troupe launched a revitalization of culture and...