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Maryland awards $5 million in grants to help preserve Black heritage sites

February 7, 2024

For the past decade, the Maryland General Assembly has authorized $1 million annually for the African American Heritage Preservation Grant Fund, which provides grants for projects that restore and preserve African American history in the state. But last year the state quintupled its contribution, upping funding to $5 million to be spent on buildings, communities and sites that are integral to Maryland’s African American experience.

Article Source: Washington Post

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