Preservation through Innovation: Cherokee Preservation Foundation hosts annual Community Celebration

Since its Community Celebration last spring, the Cherokee Preservation Foundation (CPF) has awarded 41 grants totaling over $4.8 million.  The organization celebrated the successes of their grantees during this year’s Celebration held at the Cherokee Indian Fairgrounds on the evening of Thursday, May 7.

“The theme of our Celebration tonight is Preservation through Innovation:  The use of technology by grantees to preserve, enhance, and create,” said Annette Clapsaddle, CPF executive direction.  “These grantees are really structures that prepare workforces with opportunities for the next several decades.”

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