Together, we can
THE GUS NEWPORT PROJECT
The recent passing of legends like Congressman John Lewis and civil rights leader C.T. Vivian
has taught us the importance of preserving stories, especially now to power our current
What we do
We engage in Beloved Community Storytelling with the hope of not only continuing to learn valuable insights and lessons about Gus's journey but to also create a platform to curate and share the journey of others who have worked and are working to make our world a better place.
In 2020, friends gathered virtually to celebrate Gus' 85th birthday. Out of that grew a regular meeting of friends who have recorded more than 30 conversations with Gus and important figures in his life, exploring his history and his ideas about the Beloved Community.