"Reclaiming Black Settlements" Final Presentation and Community Roundtable

Thursday, Aug 12, 2021


The final presentation and community roundtable for the SOM Grant Foundation, "Reclaiming Black Settlement," was held yesterday, August 11, 2021. It was a remarkable event concluding serval semester-long projects of researching, planning, and studying these Historic Black settlements. The Community Roundtable brought together more than 30 members from the Joppa/Joppee community, The Bottom, Bear Creek, Mosier Valley, and Garden of Eden to collaborate and discuss practical strategies for these communities' successes.