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With Gratitude

The Museum of African American History is grateful for gifts from its corporate, foundation, organization, government, and media supporters.

2019-2020 foundation funders (in alphabetical order):

The 1772 Foundation
Bank of America Foundation
Berkshire Bank Foundation
Boger Family Foundation
Boston Cultural Council
JP Morgan Chase
CHT Foundation
Cogan Family Foundation
Eastern Bank Foundation
Ford Foundation
John Hancock
Highland Street Foundation
Institute for Museum and Library Services
Liberty Mutual Foundation
Lovett-Woodsum Foundation
Massachusetts Cultural Council
Massachusetts Cultural Facilities Fund / Mass Development
Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism
Massachusetts State Historical Records Advisory Board
Mass Humanities
Nantucket Community Preservation Committee
National Endowment for the Humanities
National Park Service
National Trust for Historic Preservation
Nord Family Foundation
Red Sox Foundation
ReMain Nantucket Fund
James M. & Cathleen D. Stone Foundation
Toyota Foundation
Weezie Foundation
The Yawkey Foundations

Leading Media Supporters

Leading Public Supporters

The Legacy Society is a growing network of dedicated individuals who have committed $1,000 or more to the Museum for five years. The annual support of this community sustains the work of the Museum of African American History and upholds the legacy of the founders of the African Meeting House. Members receive special benefits including invitations to member-only events and recognition in Museum programs.

Legacy Society Giving Circle

Anonymous (1)

Jeanne and Levi Adams

Barbara Alleyne

Vivian C. Beard

Michael Bentick-Smith

Sandra and Edward Blackman

Audra Bohannon

Milton L. Britton, Jr. and Lori Smith Britton

Michele Courton Brown and Philip Brown

Stephanie Browne

Jacqui and Wayne Budd

Rick and Nonnie Burnes

Katherine Burton Jones

Clayton and Christine Christensen

Meredith and Eugene Clapp

Sandra and Phillip Clay

Rena Clark

Jack Cogan and Mary Cornille

Graham Colditz and Pat Cox

Lydia and John Diamond

Alisa Drayton

Charles S. Dutton

Harron Ellenson and Roger Snow

Angela and George Ellis

Pamela D. Everhart and Karl Coiscou

Mary A. Fernandes

Carmen Fields and Lorenz Finison

Carol and Bernard Fulp

Loretta and David Garrison

Lloyd Garrison *

Marcy Gefter
Lynette Glover and Leslie "Skip" Griffin

Eugene E. Grant

Barbara and Steve Grossman

Cecil H. Guscott

Valerie and Kenneth Guscott

Lisa Guscott

Chandra Harrington

Jason Harris

Leslie E. Harris

Margaret B. Harrison

Brent and Minnie Henry

Sandra Henriquez

Georgine R. Hill *

Norma Dinnall and James Hoyte

Roderick Ireland and Alice Alexander

Derrick Z. Jackson

James Scott and Jackie Jenkins-Scott

Beverly E. Johnson

Stephen and Jill Karp

Hannah L. Kilson

Patricia and Ruben King-Shaw

Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot, Ed.D.

Marcia Lloyd and Daniel Shannon

Anne Lovett and Stephen Woodsum

Valerie and Royall M. Mack, Sr.

Beverly Morgan-Welch

Angela and Keith Motley

Pamela and Charles Ogletree

Maureen and Edward Owens

Elizabeth and Robert Owens

Lee Pelton

A. Robert Phillips

Colette Phillips

Robert H. Prince, Jr.

Vikki L. Pryor

Glendora Mcllwain Putnam

Sharon Reilly

Marita Rivero

George Russell and Faye Sampson-Russell

Macey Russell and Roberta Goganian

Takako G. Sato Salvi

Aisha Francis-Samuels and Clayton Samuels

Helaine A. Simmonds

Gail Snowden

Marcia and Richard Soden

Sylvia Stevens-Edouard and Chelinde Edouard

Cathy and James Stone

Rebecca and Elwin Sykes

Janet and Bruce Taylor

Susan "Sukey" Wagner

Charles E. Walker, Jr., Esq.

Edith L. Walker

Richard C. Walker, III

Roslyn Watson

Bennie and Flash Wiley

Constance and Preston Williams

Sharon and Leon Wilson

Danice L. Woodley


Living Legends Gala 2019 Supporters

Liberty Mutual Insurance

The TJX Companies, Inc.

State Street Corporation

MFS Investment Management

Joseph Carr Wines

Amy & Joshua Boger and Boger Family Foundation
Eastern Bank
Paul English
Barbara and Amos Hostetter
Partners HealthCare
Ropes & Gray
Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Boston Medical Center HealthNet Plan
The Boston Foundation
Eversource Energy

Greater Boston Visitors Bureau
Fidelity Investments
Tsedal and Lawrence Neeley
Optum/ UnitedHealthcare
Putnam Investments
Nicole and Ned Sahin
Sylvia Stevens-Edouard and Chelinde Edouard
Suffolk University
Vertex Pharmaceuticals
The Waldwin Group
Willis Towers Watson

Bay State Banner
Bunker Hill Community College
Daddy & Me Incorporated

Carmen Fields/Lorenz Finison, PHD
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Massachusetts Port Authority
National Grid

Action for Boston Community Development
The Advent School
Carol and Bernard Fulp
Jamie Hoyte
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MP Boston
Alan and Susan Solomont
Bennie and Flash Wiley