Celebrate Barbara Jordan's 80th Birthday

Your gift to the Barbara Jordan Freedom Foundation Fund will continue the work of the great educator, lawmaker, stateswoman and orator who died in 1996. A Presidential Medal of Honor Awardee, Dr. Jordan believed in helping children get a healthy start, quality public school education, overcoming racial injustice and reforming our criminal justice system.


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Foundation Announces $2.2 Million in Community Grants

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