“Picturing Frederick Douglass” presentation Sunday at Rokeby Museum

“Picturing Frederick Douglass” presentation Sunday at Rokeby Museum

Did you know that Frederick Douglass was the most photographed American of the 19th century? On July 23 at 3 p.m., Douglass scholar John Stauffer will present some of the 160 known photographs from his new book, “Picturing Frederick Douglass.” His presentation will explore Douglass’s complex relationship with photography. Books will be available for sale… Read More »

People’s United Community Foundation awards grants to Vt. non-profits

The People’s United Community Foundation, the philanthropic arm of People’s United Bank, has awarded $82,500 to nonprofit organizations throughout Vermont during its second grant cycle of 2017. Fifteen organizations received funding in support of activities that included basic needs services, affordable housing initiatives, education, and workforce development programs. Receiving organizations included Champlain Valley Office of… Read More »

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