Julius Rosenwald School Foundation
of Northumberland County, Inc.
February 20, 2016
JRSFNC will be hosting the
showing of the film,
"Rosenwald," at the
Northumberland High School
auditorium, beginning at
4:30 p.m. Aviva Kempner,
the director, will be in
attendance for a short
Q&A session immediately
following the film.
February 8 & 9, 2016
Dr. Regina McCoy, a Rosenwald alumnus,
will be speaking to the elementary
children in Heathsville, VA, on the story of
the Rosenwald Schools. In the era
between the Civil War and the Civil Rights
Movement, the Rosenwald rural school
building program provided critical
education opportunities to African
Americans in the South.
February 19, 2016
Virginia Preservation and the John Tyler
Community College hosts their
3rd annual Julius Rosenwald Conference.
Rosenwald School alumni and their
descendants; students; community
members; historical groups; researchers;
and preservationists are invited to