Being a cognizant and empathetic person, I am highly affected by the recent events and cannot turn a blind eye to what's going on around me. Who knew that visiting a museum during the age of COVID-19 was just what I needed to find the motivation for this Museum's Monday blog post.
Conferences, networking, and hosting are words that make introverts like myself cringe, but with the right prep and recharging techniques, you can be the Museum advocate that's needed.
African Americans do not have the privilege to easily trace ancestral history due to the lack of documentation and purposeful destruction of our history. Allow your future generation to learn the story of you, from you. Collecting is important, and you should start now!