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Welcome to the website of the Sojourner Truth Memorial Statue Committee. In 1992 a group of citizens from many walks of life came together to create a memorial statue in Florence, MA to honor the life and work of Sojourner Truth, former slave, abolitionist and social activist who lived in Florence from 1843-56. This website will tell you about Sojourner Truth and the important role she played in the history of equality and justice in our country.

Catching Up with Past Scholarship Students

We recently caught up with three of our past scholarship recipients to find out how they have continued to work for social justice both in their local community and the world. Read their stories.

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Walking Tour Map

The tour begins at the Sojourner Truth Memorial Statue at the corner of Park and Pine Streets.

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Scholarships

Applications for the 2014 scholarships are due April 21.

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Sojourner Truth High School Tour

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The Sojourner Truth Memorial Statue Committee is open to anyone...

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