Newcomer Legacy

Newcomer Legacy

2016 Grant Recipients Share Asian Americans West Michigan Asian American Association Newcomer Legacy: A Vietnamese-American Story $23,375 • Grand Rapids This video project weaves the stories of nine local Vietnamese refugees and their arrival in West Michigan,...
Manda-Bee-Kee Dance Troupe Documentary

Manda-Bee-Kee Dance Troupe Documentary

2015 Grant Recipients Share 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 traditions began...
Hubert: His-Story

Hubert: His-Story

2016 Grant Recipients Share African Americans Michigan State University Hubert: His Story $25,000 • Flint Hubert Roberts served 17.5 years of a 16.5- to 25-year prison sentence for conspiracy kidnapping and assault of a man, who stole $1,700 in quarters and small...
Never Alone in Detroit

Never Alone in Detroit

2016 Grant Recipients Share African Americans Loyola High School Never Alone in Detroit $16,450 • Detroit In a city where two out of three women raising children are living below the poverty level, it takes great fortitude to maintain a family.  This project created a...