The Freedom Center uses stories of the past to inform the present and inspire a more equitable future. Through powerful exhibits and insightful programming, the Freedom Center educates, inspires and advocates in pursuit of inclusive freedom and social justice for all. The Be the Conductor comprehensive campaign will transform the museum experience with new and upgraded galleries, digital learning, augmented reality and modernized content.
To make a gift to the Freedom Center’s campaign, visit freedomcenter.org/betheconductor.
About the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center opened in August 2004 on the banks of the Ohio River in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio. Since then, more than 1.3 million people have visited its permanent and changing exhibits and public programs, inspiring everyone to take courageous steps for freedom. Two million people have utilized educational resources online at freedomcenter.org, working to connect the lessons of the Underground Railroad to inform and inspire today’s global and local fight for freedom. Partnerships include Historians Against Slavery, Polaris Project, Free the Slaves, US Department of State and International Justice Mission. In 2014, the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center launched a new online resource in the fight against modern slavery, endslaverynow.org.
About Greater Cincinnati Foundation
As the region’s leading community foundation, Greater Cincinnati Foundation connects people with purpose in an eight-county region in Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. GCF is leading the charge toward a more vibrant and equitable Greater Cincinnati for everyone – now, and for generations to come.