Partners & Sponsors


The Amistad Foundation preserves and interprets African American culture and history, correcting the misrepresentation and under-representation of this important aspect of our country’s evolution.
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The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art is the oldest continuously-operating public art museum in the United States, open to the public since 1844.
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The Capital Community College Foundation [CCCF] began in 1985 to support Hartford’s two-year public college “in all its endeavors”. It serves a key role in creating college access and providing quality, affordable post-secondary education to residents of Greater Hartford.
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Encounters: Historic Black Journalism and its Legacy is made possible by a grant from Connecticut Humanities (CTH).

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The Pennington Lecture has been made possible in part by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Democracy demands wisdom.
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Faith Church is the oldest Black Church in the city of Hartford. In the 203rd year, the church is still a vibrant community of believers.
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