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You can support the mission of the 1619 Freedom School with a tax-deductible donation today. We are committed to providing a compassionate and empowering learning space where students and teachers collaborate to improve literacy skills and develop a love for reading and books through liberating instruction centered on Black American history.

Brenna Norman for the Center for Public Integrity

Donations are tax-deductible

The Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa is a 501c3 and serves as the fiscal sponsor for the 1619 Freedom School, meaning that your gift to the Freedom School is tax-deductible.

Our Funders

The 1619 Freedom School would not be possible without the generous support of our founding funders.

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