Campaign to Save Savannah's Kiah Museum Building

Donate today to help save the 1910 Kiah House Museum building - an important piece of historic  Black Savannah.

 Your contribution will help the non-profit African Diaspora Museology Institute (ADMI) to prevent the demolition of the 1910 Kiah House Museum building and secure its official landmark status in Savannah’s historically Black Cuyler-Brownsville neighborhood.

Named a 2021 Place in Peril by the Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation, this building housed one of the first Black-founded museums in Savannah, created by Dr. Calvin and Virginia Kiah. Your donation will be used to fund urgent maintenance, legal and academic efforts required to (1) prevent this site’s demolition, (2) obtain city landmark status, and (3) prepare it for a dedicated buyer to purchase and restore the site.


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  • Laura Seifert 
    • $290 
    • 2 d
  • Elgin Klugh 
    • $50 
    • 5 d
  • Sarah Hatfield 
    • $500 
    • 12 d
  • Deborah Johnson-Simon 
    • $100 
    • 15 d
  • Chris Brown 
    • $20 
    • 29 d
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Fundraising team: Friends of the Kiah Museum (12)

Deborah Johnson-Simon 
Raised $1,445 from 15 donations
Savannah, GA
African Diaspora Museology Institute Inc 
Registered nonprofit
Donations are typically 100% tax deductible in the US.
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Robbie Stennet 
Team member
Raised $1,175 from 7 donations
Laura Seifert 
Team member
Raised $605 from 8 donations
Bruce Royal 
Team member
Raised $120 from 2 donations
Brandee Bolton 
Team member
Raised $50 from 1 donation
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