On Tuesday, April 27th from 6:30 to 8 p.m. MST viaZoom, we will be celebrating and honoring Preston Porter Jr's birthday by having a 'Working in the social justice sphere' interactive panel geared towards high school students.


College students are also strongly encouraged to participate!

Use this link to join


Essay Contest for DPS High School Students

Historical Marker Dedication Ceremony 

The Equal Justice Initiative is hosting an essay contest with more than $6000 in Awards Scholarships. The contest will be from August 15 - October 15, 2020. 

The Preston "John" Porter Jr. Historical Marker was installed Oct 30th in Creekfront Park, 1300 Larimer St. in downtown Denver. 


The Colorado Community Remembrance Project is a community-based, volunteer-run, nonprofit organization working to promote racial justice and racial reconciliation in our state by documenting the history of racial terror lynching, advocating for full acknowledgment of these murders, and ensuring that those whose lives were taken in these brutal campaigns are remembered with honor and dignity.

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