CCI in the News

$500K grant will go to historic Baptist church for renovations

Sept. 19, 2018

Dr. R. Candy Tate, founder of CCI and author of the successful grant application, obtained $500,000 from the National Parks Service for preservation work at Wheat Street Baptist Church.

Civil Rights Sites In Atlanta Remain Unrecognized, In Disrepair

Feb. 18, 2018

CCI founder Candy Tate was interviewed by WABE about the need for historic preservation on Atlanta’s West Side.

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Woman standing in front of boarded-up Paschal's, a key civil rights site
Candy Tate at the original Paschal’s on MLK Drive.