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New Partnership Project Will Address Legacies of Harm of Community Symbols

November 21, 2017

Contact: Dr. Frank Dukes,


The stories communities tell about themselves – through monuments, memorials and other common spaces -  often need to be challenged because they value one group of people over others.  A $399,664 two-year grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation will support a project in Charlottesville, Virginia that will help both Charlottesville and communities around the country to grapple with these stories and advance equity.

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