On Monday, our neighbors, friends, fellow historians and Councilmembers gathered at Busboys & Poets to be honored for their support in preserving the humanities in DC. Toasts were made over stories and laughter as we commemorated the work that has been achieved and focused on the challenges that we face ahead. What began as a mere reception evolved into rallying call to action as we opened the floor to our partners, community leaders and local youth. Introduced by our staff,
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Thank you for all of your support in amplifying the stories of our city! Because of you, our neighbors have been heard across the world, from Chinese American stories of the 1968 uprisings to the indelible connection that DC has with the Bluegrass and Oldtime music. We ask that you continue to support us in ensuring that these stories live forever! Donate below and give a voice to the stories that define our culture here in Washington, DC.