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The Black History Museum salutes Contemporary History Makers

As we pay homage to the trailblazers on whose shoulders we stand, we also recognize there are African Americans currently making a difference in our community. Throughout the month of February, the Black History Museum will feature some of the Contemporary African American History Makers who are leading the way. Read about the history makers - Read More

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BHMVA Salutes Contemporary History Maker: Anthony “AJ” Brewer

AJ Brewer is the owner of Brewer's Cafe. AJ Brewer is a Richmond, VA native who spent his twenties buying and selling stocks in Washington, DC and in Richmond. After the birth of his son, AJ made a life-changing decision to trade the corporate sector for the coffee scene. In October 2015, Brewer's Cafe opened - Read More

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BHMVA salutes Contemporary History Maker Jasmine Mills

Jasmine was born in Petersburg, VA and she was educated in Petersburg City Schools.  She is mostly self-taught and took advantage of the art program at her Petersburg High School.  Jasmine was accepted to the Art Institute of Washington, DC, but elected instead to start her own business. She is best known for her versatility and use of color - Read More

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BHMVA salutes Contemporary History Maker Justin Fairfax

Justin Edward Fairfax is an attorney and politician currently serving as the 41st Lieutenant Governor of Virginia. Growing up, Justin didn't have much money, but he was surrounded by family love and spiritual wealth. After his parents' divorce, Justin, along with his mother and three older siblings, moved into his grandparents' house in inner-city Washington, DC, until - Read More

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