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Friday Dec. 18th 2015: First African Foundation Celibrates, Honors, Presents

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Benefit Fundraiser: Friday August 8, 2014

ORDER TICKETS Brochure Poster

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Reclaim, Restore, Revive – June 5th Benefit

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Efforts continue to purchase Lexington’s historic First African Baptist Church

Efforts continue to purchase Lexington’s historic First African Baptist Church Published: August 5, 2013 Efforts to purchase historic church in Lexington continue with tour, concert By Merlene Davis — Herald-Leader columnist When William Thomas died unexpectedly in April, efforts he had spearheaded to buy the former First African Baptist Church at Short and Deweese streets […]

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Sunday April 7th 2013: An Afternoon of Music to Benefit First African Foundation

AN AFTERNOON OF MUSIC to benefit the First African Foundation of Lexington, Kentucky Noriko Yasuda, piano Peggy Pearson, oboe also Instrumental Students from Project STEP Delores Handy Brown, broadcast journalist and WBUR news anchor, guest speaker: “African Meeting House and First African Foundation Connections” Sunday, April 7, 2013 3:00 pm African Meeting House  46 Joy Street, […]

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Chevy Chaser Article about First African Foundation

  First African Foundation works to preserve a city landmark     January 31, 2013 By Natalie Voss This article appeared in the January 31st Chevy Chaser Magazine.   According to William Thomas, a step into the building at the corner of Short and Deweese streets is a step back into history. The building there […]

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