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100 Cities / 100 Memorials

Supporting the National Matching Grant Challenge to rescue ailing WWI Memorials


First Awards to be announced early.

We are happy to announce that we have moved up the date for announcing our first Awardees.

The original date for announcement was scheduled for November 11, 2017. Instead we will be making a major announcement on September 27th, 2017. We will be publishing a blog post right after the official press announcement.

Project Profiles on WW1 Centennial News Podcast

 We have been producing 100 Cities / 100 Memorial project profiles every week on our podcast. We invite you to check them out. The project profiles are always listed in the "Highlights" section with the 00:00 time you'll find them in the show. Check out the podcast archive at ww1cc.org/cn 

Some of the projects we have profiled recently include:

    • 100C/100M with Jim Yocum in Santa Monica CA
    • 100C/100M with Joel Mize in Mussel Shoals, AL 
    • 100C/100M with John Motley in Fort Towsen, OK
    • 100C/100M with Anne Taylor & Ruth Edmonson Johnson in Jackson CA
    • 100C/100M with Neil Urban in Phoenix, AZ
    • 100C/100M with Cammie Israel in Mobile AL

and more... Take a listen to learn details on each of these great efforts.

If you have submitted a project for a matching grant and you have not contacted us about getting on the show for an interview, please contact [email protected], the show's line producer and get yourself booked to tell the world about your great project!

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