Communities for Immunity awards funding to 50 additional museums and libraries to advance vaccine confidence

Through a partnership supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), Communities for Immunity provides funding awards and support to museums and libraries engaging their communities to boost COVID-19 vaccine confidence.  As trusted community partners, museums and libraries play a critical role in building vaccine confidence and fighting the pandemic.

The Association of African American Museums (AAAM) congratulates all of the recipients of the Communities for Immunity grants, with special emphasis on our AAAM Members.  Please join us in congratulating the following members on their grants:


  • The Peale Center
  • The National Blues Museum
  • C Williams Rush Museum of African-American Arts & Culture

Please read the full press release here.

Refer to our AAAM member stories below.  We are so proud of them!