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The Cold Case Truth and Justice Project

Resource type: Grants

Granted to Center for Investigative Reporting


To address the legacy of conflict during the Civil Rights era in the American South — specifically the hundreds of unresolved murders, or ‘cold cases.’ In many instances these crimes were never even investigated.

Grant Amount


Year Awarded



6 Months

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Global Impact:

United States

Historical Programme Affiliations:

CEO (Legacy)

Foundation Center Themes:

Race & Intergroup Relations, Investigative Journalism

Foundation Center Approaches:

Research, Convening, Strategic Planning