Yemeni in Coldwater

Yemeni in Coldwater

2016 Grant Recipients Share Arab Americans Tibbits Opera House Yemeni in Coldwater $25,000 • Coldwater This project sought to preserve and promote the cultural heritage of Coldwater’s Yemeni-American population through a major exhibit, activities and opportunities for...
Finding a New Home in America

Finding a New Home in America

2016 Grant Recipients Share Asian Americans Burma Center Finding a New Home in America $25,000 • Battle Creek The Burma Center’s project created an audio visual traveling exhibit to tell the story of ethnic Chin Burmese refugees who have resettled to the United...
A History of Tribal Gaming in Baraga County

A History of Tribal Gaming in Baraga County

2016 Grant Recipients Share Native Americans Baraga County Historical Society A History of Tribal Gaming in Baraga County $25,000 • Baraga The History of Tribal Gaming in Baraga County examined the impact of Indian gaming and its relationship with Ojibwe culture and...
Native Treaties, Shared Rights

Native Treaties, Shared Rights

2015 Grant Recipients Share Native Americans Central Michigan University Native Treaties, Shared Rights $25,000 • Mt. Pleasant This traveling exhibit examined the history of treaties signed by the United States Government and various Tribal Governments in Michigan....
Black Voices from Copper Country

Black Voices from Copper Country

2015 Grant Recipients Share African Americans Michigan Technological University Black Voices from Copper Country $22,713 • Houghton Black Voices in the Copper Country: Exploring Community and Michigan Tech Campus Life, 1850-1990, an exhibit by the Michigan...