Tag: Reparations

Virginia Theological Seminary Affirms Reparations Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Curtis Prather Tel: (703) 461-1782 Email: cprather@vts.edu (Alexandria, VA) – Virginia Theological Seminary (VTS) announced today that the institution remains committed to funding the reparations program that it created in September of last year for descendants of enslaved persons who worked on the campus and for the descendants of persons of […]

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VTS to Designate $1.7 Million as a Fund to Make Reparations

Media Contact: Curtis Prather Tel: (703) 461-1782 Email: cprather@vts.edu ALEXANDRIA, VA –  Virginia Theological Seminary (VTS) announced today that the Seminary will create an endowment fund from which the income will fund reparation. Virginia Theological Seminary recognizes that enslaved persons worked on the campus and that even after slavery ended, VTS participated in segregation. VTS […]

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