Trending on GoFundMe: Two Pittsburgh Church Groups Traveling to Newly Opened African American History Museum in DC

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. October 19, 2016 - Two college church groups from Pittsburgh have partnered to create the Race, Rhetoric, Relationship, & Reconciliation Project. Established by New Vision Fellowship, a mostly black campus group at Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) and the University of Pittsburgh (Pitt), and the Cornerstone Christian Fellowship, a mostly white campus group at Pitt, these two organizations are collaborating to create a dialogue about race in the United States. Working together, they established a GoFundMe campaign to help fundraise for their travel expenses to the newly opened National Museum of African American History and Culture.

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In one of over 13 updates about their learning and progress toward their $1,500 goal, Gene Tibbs, a member of the campus ministry, wrote, “we'll travel together, continuing our on-going and provocative dialogue about race, justice and unity in the context of travel, community and curated American history.”  

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