The U.S. Mint’s (Denver, Philadelphia and San Francisco) final twenty-five cent coin honors the legacy of the Tuskegee Airmen. According to the Mint, the tails side of the special coin features a Tuskegee Airmen pilot standing in front of the Moton Field control tower as two P-51 Mustangs fly by. The reverse design depicts Gen. George Washington leading his troops across the Delaware River towards Trenton on Christmas Night 1776 (Revolutionary War).
If you need medical attention call to see if your healthcare provider offers TELEHEALTH. All you need is a computer. For questions concerning COVID-19 in Macon County, contact Frank Lee, EMA Director at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org or call 334-724-2626 or 800-270-7268 or visit online, coronavirus.gov
The Equal Justice Initiative Museum and Memorial are both open to the public. The Museum is located at 115 Coosa St. and the Memorial is located at 417 Caroline St., Montgomery. Tickets are available for purchase at the gift shop, in the ‘Alley’ or online at https://eji.org .
The Tuskegee Repertory Theatre, Inc. located at 201 South Main Street, Tuskegee. The Theatre is seeking financial support from ‘YOU’ to continue to be able to offer theatrical productions. If you would like to make a tax deductible donation, go to www.tuskegeerep.com or check the bulletin board in the Education Building for a paper form. Please help support the arts in Tuskegee.
In response to the killing of George Floyd by police in Minneapolis, Minnesota leaders from across the Anglican Communion have spoken out, condemning racism, supporting the protests and urging a renewed commitment to racial justice. Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, head of the Anglican Communion has joined with Archbishop of York, John Sentamu and Presiding Bishop Michael Curry in criticizing President Donald Trump’s photo op holding a Bible in front of St. John’s Episcopal Church, across from the White House. They have called for a renewed commitment to racial justice and called racism “an affront to God” and saying it must be eradicated.” For more news, see Episcopal News Service at episcopalnewsservice.org
2021 United Thank Offering Grants are available. Do you have a project for your parish/community pertaining to the 2021 UTO Grant Focus: ‘Recovering with Love and Gratitude: An Episcopal Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic? Go to www.episcopalchurch.org/uto-grants for instructions and help in applying for this loan.
The Union of Black Episcopalians stands in the continuing tradition of more than 200 years of Black leadership fighting racism in the Episcopal Church. For more information and an application for membership, please complete the form locatedhere.