Article from UW Magazine | College of Built Environments students help historically Black churches survive gentrification.

Read the full article by Chris Talbott on the University of Washington Magazine webpage.

Learn more about the collaboration between the Nehemiah Initiative and the College of Built Environments, which is working to pair students and faculty with historically Black communities to help institutions like churches and the people they serve survive rapid socioeconomic change. DeJai Mitchell, ’21, and her classmates worked with architect Donald King and the Rev. George Davenport to craft a plan for Peoples Institutional Baptist Church, which you will read about in the article.

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