The Lewes African American Heritage Commission was appointed by Mayor & City Council at their January 13, 2020 meeting.
Rev. George Edwards, Chairperson
Rev. Deborah McCaffity, Vice Chairperson
Trina Brown Hicks, Secretary
Bishop Arthur Jones
Khalil Saliba, Councilperson, ex-officio
James Abbott, Lewes Historical Society, ex-officio
Ann Marie Townshend, City Manager, ex-officio
Jackie Doherty, Recording Secretary
The commission meets the third Thursday of each month at 6:00 pm in Council Chambers at City Hall.
response to george floyd incident & systemic racism and injustice
The Lewes African American Heritage Commission vehemently opposes all forms of racism including Police Brutality and Abuse. We stand in total solidarity with the voices of the nation that are proclaiming and crying out that Black Lives Matter.