Through continued education on intersectional issues related to education, culture, race and class, we become better equipped to take on the difficult and necessary work of transforming our local communities and our state.

News, Culture & Society May 02, 2019

Justice for Immigrant and Asylum-seeking Families

The William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund supports the demand for justice for immigrant and asylum-seeking families detained and separated at the U.S. border.

News, Events, Arts & Media, Culture & Society February 21, 2018

Rise and Fail of the N Word: Implicit Bias and the N Word Living in our Subconscious

Exhibit and Discussion Featuring work by artist Rhinold Ponder.

News, Culture & Society September 12, 2017

The Memorial Fund's Statement on DACA

We stand with all those working to ensure the safety, stability, and accessible pathways to citizenship for Dreamers and those registered with DACA. As a family foundation founded by the son of a youth immigrant to this country, we believe that the…

News, Culture & Society August 29, 2017

The Memorial Fund's Statement of Charlottesville

The Trustees and Staff of the William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund unequivocally, and without exception, reject the mythology of white supremacy and the white nationalism which seems to be embraced by the current President and his administration. Unlike…