York, PA – (December 3, 2020) Following over two years of work from committed volunteers, the Confronting Racism Coalition (CRC) has reached a significant milestone after being awarded its first grant by the York County Community Foundation. The funding will support hiring the first CRC Director to lead the work to the next level.
The Confronting Racism Coalition
On Wednesday, May 8th, the Confronting Racism Coalition held a press conference on Cherry Lane in York City hosted by the IDEAS Center. The purpose was to share the work of the volunteer-led group and to invite others to join in the shared commitment to create a more diverse, inclusive, and equitable York County.
Read the press release: Confronting Racism Coalition Press Release May 2019
For more information contact the media spokespeople for the CRC:
Ophelia Chambliss, Artist/Educator/Community Activist
Jean Treuthart, CEO, YWCA York
Dr. Larry Walthour, Senior Pastor, Shiloh Baptist Church of York