Detroit 1967: From Page to Stage

Detroit 1967: From Page to Stage

2016 Grant Recipients Share African Americans Wayne State University Detroit 1967: From Page to Stage $19,400 • Detroit Detroit, 1967: From Page to Stage brings young audiences together to read, reflect, and transform local history into a theatrical production....
Teen Documentary on African American Music

Teen Documentary on African American Music

2016 Grant Recipients Share African Americans West Michigan Center for Arts and Technology Teen Documentary on African American Music $22,300 • Grand Rapids The West Michigan Center for Arts + Technology engaged urban high school students to research, develop and...
Ypsilanti African American Oral History Archive

Ypsilanti African American Oral History Archive

2016 Grant Recipients Share African Americans Ypsilanti District Library Ypsilanti African American Oral History Archive $25,000 • Ypsilanti Between the Civil War and WWI, Ypsilanti was home to a vibrant African American community that transformed our region’s future....
Historic Parkridge Project

Historic Parkridge Project

2016 Grant Recipients Share African Americans Ypsilanti Housing Commission Historic Parkridge Project $25,000 • Ypsilanti The Historic Parkridge Project aimed to thoroughly research, document and create an interpretation plan for the Parkridge Homes site in Ypsilanti,...
Profiles and Portraits: African Americans in Niles

Profiles and Portraits: African Americans in Niles

2016 Grant Recipients Share African Americans Niles History Center Profiles and Portraits: African Americans in Niles $24,915 • Niles The Niles History Center (NHC) along with several area partners, spearheaded a project called Profiles and Portraits:...