"On each of us falls the personal responsibility to make our community one where economic justice and racial harmony flourish...," says Bertha Boykin Todd, Co-chair of the 1898 Centennial Foundation. The foundation worked for more than a decade in its efforts to establish the 1898 Memorial Park and released the limited edition book, Moving Forward Together to coincide with the public dedication of the monument on November 8, 2008.Book Cover

Books are available for purchase through the African American Heritage Foundation by calling 910-262-8208 or by downloading an order form (click here) and mailing to:

PO Box 968
Wilmington, NC 28402

The book is $25.00 (additional shipping and handling charges apply if sent via USPS).