Support the Project!

3 Ways to Support the Project 

1) This one is FREE! It costs nothing to click here and Endorse the Shockoe Bottom Memorial Park!

2) Take a TOUR. Click here for details. At $10 per person for a 1.5 hour tour, Footprints of the Trade, is an excellent way to walk the places of one of the epicenter's of the U.S. domestic slave trade. 

Your financial contributions help us conduct tours, produce materials, hold meetings and otherwise further the mission of the Sacred Ground Historical Reclamation Project, including the Shockoe Bottom Memorial Park. Thank you! 

Donate $30 (via the button above) and receive a FREE SHOCKOE t-shirt. 
100% cotton, heather gray color. Limited supply. Place your order today! Use the Donate button above to make your payment. Then send an email to sacredgroundproject at gmail dot com with your name, size and mailing address.

The Sacred Historical Reclamation Ground Project (aka Sacred Ground Project) is an initiative of the Virginia Defenders for Freedom, Justice & Equality.


  1. I'm ready to become a Defender

    Yhoshua C.L. Stepney

    1. Thank you Yhoshua. Please email us at to discuss this further. Looking forward!