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Free and Clear; The Evolution of Juneteenth

Juneteeth is widely known as the celebration of emancipation from forced slavery. Juneteenth of Buffalo is one of the longest running Juneteenth celebrations in the country. Started in 1976 as a culturally relevant alternative to the country’s Bicentennial Celebration, 2020 marks the 45th consecutive year of this celebration. But what does this celebration mean ...

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One Day of Service Among 8,395 (that’s 23 years)—and Counting

The day we memorialize Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s legacy is special indeed—and so are the other 364 days a year when LISC AmeriCorps members serve their communities, as they have for the past two plus decades.