A GATHERING AT THE CROSSROADS!
Commonwealth Monument Project

The Commonwealth Monument Project is an initiative of the IIPT Harrisburg Peace Promenade, a project of The Foundation for Enhancing Communities, fiscal sponsor

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5 ways to Help


 Go online and learn about the four Abolitionists and Suffragettes. Read their speeches and discover the power of their voices. Select one and support the development of their bronzed statue


Review the 100 names and consider how they may connect to you, your family and Community. Adopt a family name and help us search for their descendants.



Organize a salon, gathering, presentation, or story circle about the value of the vote.. Record stories of the first time each person voted and post them on our site.


Organize a History Harvest team and invite people to bring along their oldest artifacts, photographs and invite someone from your historical society to participate . Organize a pop up museum event and blog it for us 



Plan a family reunion or gathering and join us in Harrisburg PA for the August  26 - 30 Commemorative events. Be sure to use the opportunity to register your folks so that they can vote in 2020


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