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GAPP and Anderson Churches for Racial Unity welcomes Kati Burwinkel

GAPP and Anderson Churches for Racial Unity welcomes Kati Burwinkel of the Highland County Historical Society and women who marched as students from 1954-1956 for a film screening and discussion of The Lincoln School: A Battle for School Integration in Ohio. Wednesday, November 8 7:30 – 9:00 PM Mt. Washington Presbyterian Church 6474 Beechmont Avenue, 45230 Free and Open to the Public The film is […]

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Lawarre Named Freedom Hero

Louise Lawarre, GAPP’s executive director, was designated an Everyday Freedom Hero by the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center and WCPO-TV. Lawarre’s ability to take action to protect and extend freedom, her efforts in speaking up, working for change and encouraging others to learn and grow will be archived among other honorees’ work at the Freedom […]

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Community Conversations Lead to Action

GAPP and the Forest Hills School District collaborated in 2006 to bring adults and students together for dialogue about diversity in our community. During four sessions, participants shared their experiences, examined issues and developed action plans to promote respect for diversity in our area. Here’s an update on their activities: 1. GAPP’s Religious Diversity Task […]

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GAPP Named Freedom Stations Affiliate

The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center has formally designated GAPP a Freedom Stations Affiliate. Affiliates are a part of a national outreach program linking historic Underground Railroad sites, research centers, community-based organizations, university libraries and museums actively engaged in Underground Railroad research, historic preservation or contemporary freedom struggles. Find out more at www.freedomcenter.org .

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