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NEWS

28 November 2017

ARVONIA HISTORIAL SOCIETY RECEIVES NAWF GRANT

The NAWF proudly announces three new grant awards .

 

Arvonia Historical Sociecty in Kansas is supported to restore its town hall, a vital part of its Welsh heritage.

 

Welsh actor, Tom Chandler, has been selected to join the American Academy of American Arts' 2017-2018 acting company and has been awarded a grant.

 

It has also been decided to help fund James Sevitt, an educator at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, who plans a visit to Cardiff and Merthyr Tydfil in Wales to research the divisions and resentments between metropolitan centres and neglected peripheries following the financial crisis of 2008 and the Brexit vote.

 

The picture shows Paula Evans (center) of the Arvonia (Kansas) Historical Society, accepting a check from Hefina Phillips, NAWF Scholarship Chair and Stacey Evans, NAWF President.  

 

 

 

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