Oral Histories of Iranian-Americans in Michigan

Oral Histories of Iranian-Americans in Michigan

2016 Grant Recipients Share Arab Americans University of Michigan – Dearborn Oral Histories of Iranian-Americans in Michigan $24,830 • Dearborn The aim of the this project was to video-record, archive and make available digitally oral history interviews with...
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....
Nuestra Comunidad Hispana

Nuestra Comunidad Hispana

2016 Grant Recipients Share Latin Americans Latin Americans United for Progress Nuestra Comunidad Hispana $25,000 • Holland This collaboration started as an initiative to share the stories of Hispanic Americans who came to Holland and have settled in the community. ...
Native American Heritage Month Celebration

Native American Heritage Month Celebration

2016 Grant Recipients Share Native Americans Muskegon Community College Native American Heritage Month Celebration $22,100 • Muskegon This project built community awareness that promoted cultural understanding and the importance of equity.  We wanted our students and...
Chaldean Oral History Project

Chaldean Oral History Project

2016 Grant Recipients Share Chaldean Americans Chaldean Heritage Foundation Chaldean Oral History Project $24,978 • Detroit The project had three parts:  collection of analog and digital documentation, collection/transcription of oral histories, and production of a...