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The Newsome House Museum Foundation Board

The Newsome House Foundation Board consists of a small group of community members who come together to support the overall mission of The Newsome House Museum & Cultural Center. The center was created to educate the community about the life and accomplishments of J. Thomas Newsome as well as the African-American history of Newport News and beyond. The members come together at least once a month to make decisions on educational initiatives, programming and fundraising.

D.H.O.P.E. Entertainment

D.H.O.P.E. Down with Helping Our People Elevate is a company focused on events, programs and merchandising created to bring people together for an uplifting, upscale entertainment experience in Virginia.