Remaining Tulsa Race Massacre Survivors Will Receive $100,000 Foundation Gift

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by BA 152 Views - (Image/Instagram) Justice for Greenwood Foundation announced a monetary gift to the three known living survivors of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre. Viola Fletcher, Hughes Van Elli, and Lesslie Benningfield Randle will each receive $100,000 payments. This marks a critical step towards justice.The three centenarians recently testified before Congress, sharing the impact of the racial injustices in America. Even after 100 years, little has been done to acknowledge and compensate the community for the detrimental effects of the massacre. Justice for Greenwood Foundation, a Tulsa-based nonprofit, is stepping up to the plate. The organization is taking the lead in the fight for justice through its fundraising and activism work.