Bishop Hill Heritage Association receives grants from local foundations

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To celebrate the 175th anniversary of the founding of the Bishop Hill Colony, the Bishop Hill Heritage Association has organized a series of lectures, workshops, concerts, and festivals in 2021.

Two Henry County foundations have donated funds for these programs, a news release says. One is a gift from the Bill and Susan Sherrard Foundation and a grant of $1,000 from the Geneseo Foundation.

For more information about the anniversary activities, visit the Bishop Hill Heritage Association Facebook Page or

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