• Description

VISIONARIES, the Harrisonburg, Virginia, TRHT Changing the Narrative project recognizes African American history through creative visual art forms. The project centers on the under-recognized histories and peoples of African American descent living in the Shenandoah Valley.

n 2019, the Northeast Neighborhood Association of Harrisonburg, Virginia, was awarded a grant from Virginia Humanities, made possible by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, as part of the statewide Changing the Narrative projects. The HarrisonburgTruth, Racial Healing, and Transformation Advisory Committee is sponsoring this project in Harrisonburg in order to cultivate a more inclusive narrative—one in which all Virginians can feel valued.