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Thank you for supporting the Morrison-Shearer Foundation. Your contributions are vital to furthering the Foundation’s mission of perpetuating the legacy of dancer-choreographer Sybil Shearer and photographer Helen Balfour Morrison, and promoting new creativity in the arts.

There are many ways you can participate in the work of the
Morrison-Shearer Foundation

    Giving Opportunities
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Sybil Shearer

"Stringtown and Sugar Hill, Kentucky", Helen Balfour Morrison

A Documentary Film on Sybil Shearer:
Support is needed for a documentary film on Sybil Shearer.
This year oral history interviews were made in New York, Northbrook, and Chicago, documented by Christopher Steele-Nicholson assisted
by Scott Steiner.

The Photographs of Helen Balfour Morrison:
“Stringtown and Sugar Hill, Kentucky.”  Your support is needed in helping with the restoration and exhibition of this newly rediscovered collection of Helen Balfour Morrison’s extraordinary photographs of two historic African-American communities in rural Kentucky, ca. 1932.

Capital Fund:
Help to conserve the Morrison-Shearer Foundation’s buildings and grounds in a very noticeable way by contributing to its capital projects. Your gift provides vital funding for such projects as the renovation of the Morrison Log Cabin and the Sybil Shearer Dance Studio, as well as the renewal of the property’s remarkable landscape.

Donation of Stock:
Your gift of stock is gratefully accepted and appreciated.

Planned Giving and Bequests
Help us ensure the Morrison-Shearer Foundation’s success for future generations by including The Foundation in your will or estate plan. Your planned gift is a commitment to the Morrison-Shearer Foundation’s legacy of supporting creativity in the arts. Please consult your financial adviser and attorney for details.

If you’d like to support the Morrison-Shearer Foundation, please contact Corinne M. Pierog, Interim Executive Director at info@morrisonshearerfoundation.org or 847.291.9161 for details.

The Morrison-Shearer Foundation   401 Lee Road   Northbrook, IL 60062
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