Preserving & promotingAfrican American History

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Our Mission

To Preserve, Promote and Educate

Our goal is to preserve, promote, and educate. The African-American Historical Association of Western Maryland seeks to preserve African-American history and heritage by promoting the people, organizations, and events that shape African-American History.

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Get Involved & Make A Difference

Are you passionate about what we’re doing? Let us know! We are always looking for volunteers to help us make our vision a reality. We’ll help you find a way to volunteer that best suits you. We’re excited to have you join the team!

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A Lens into the Past

The African American community in our region has a rich history that we would like to share. Step into history through pictures. Do you have old photos of people, places, or events you think would be of interest? Please drop us a note.

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Lend Your Support

Our goal is to offer most of our programs for free to the public. In order to do so at times we need to rent facilities and provided refreshments or speaker fees. Please consider donating using our GoFundMe page. Thank you for your support.