Joining Bob Mann are Revered Sidney Williams from Bethel AME Church and Director of Education and Engagement Heather Brady, GFS scholar-in-residence Dr. Cassandra Jackson, and Executive Assistant Patricia Matos from Grounds for Sculpture.
The Incubation and Action Grant program at NJCH provides funding for public humanities projects through a competitive grant process. Bethel AME Church received an Action Grant to organize a series of public programs about race relations. Grounds for Sculpture received an Action Grant to create an in-gallery programming space supported by a scholar-in-residence.
Bethel AME Church Segment
Grounds for Sculpture Segment
Humanities Connection is a monthly program that explores NJCH grantee projects and initiatives. Representatives from these nonprofit organizations discuss the impact of their public humanities programming in communities around the state. Sponsored by the New Jersey Council for the Humanities and broadcast on WFDU (89.1 FM), Fairleigh Dickinson University’s public radio station, Humanities Connection, hosted by Bob Mann, airs the last Saturday of each month at 12:30 p.m.