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Crossroads Seeks Proposals for Revolution NJ Communications Consultation

Bidders are invited to submit proposals for communications services to address Revolution NJ near term needs to inform and engage partners and potential supporters. Proposals are due April 23, 2021.   Request for Proposals for Communications Consultation Situation Crossroads of the American Revolution Association (Crossroads) is the private-sector partner of the New Jersey Historical Commission […]

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Crossroads Annual Meeting / Revolution NJ update available on replay

A recording of the combined Crossroads of the American Revolution Annual Meeting and Revolution NJ quarterly update is available on YouTube. The April 8 meeting included an overview Crossroads’ 2020 accomplishments as well our ongoing work with the New Jersey Historical Commission on Revolution NJ, New Jersey’s commemoration of the 250th anniversary of the United […]

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Crossroads seeks bids for Capital Campaign Consultant

Request for Proposals for Capital Campaign Consultant PURPOSE AND BACKGROUND Purpose July 4, 2026 will kick off a national celebration of the 250th anniversary of the founding of the United States, fought for during the eight-year War for Independence. Preparations for New Jersey’s statewide, multi-year commemoration is being coordinated by a public-private partnership (Revolution NJ) […]

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NJ Sen. Loretta Weinberg, History Advocate, Announces Retirement

On January 13, 2021, New Jersey State Senator Loretta Weinberg announced that she would retire at the conclusion of her current term, in 2022. Crossroads Board Chair Sally Lane and Executive Director Janice Selinger issued the following statement: Crossroads of the American Revolution deeply appreciates Senator Loretta Weinberg’s enduring service to New Jersey, both as […]

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Support Crossroads today!

2020 has been a remarkable year, nothing that any of us had envisioned. With most historic sites closed and events cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Crossroads of the American Revolution’s staff has been working remotely, focused on our mission to help people connect to the experiences of Revolutionary-era New Jerseyans. We hope we can […]

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Mark Ten Crucial Days Online!

Annual commemorations of the Ten Crucial Days of the American Revolution move from the Delaware River and the streets of Trenton to the comfort of your home this December. Reflecting social distancing regulations due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Crossroads Heritage Partners are offering online alternatives to the customary public reenactments that draw thousands of […]

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Historic Sites: Learn Social Media Tools of the Trade!

Public health regulations in the age of COVID have prompted many historic sites to take to the internet to share their stories, events and exhibits with the public, students and supporters online. Social media, smartphones and hand-held devices have made it easier than ever to connect and interact with current supporters and new friends — […]

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‘Linger Longer’ Experience Workshop offers visitor readiness insights, resources

Heritage tourism affords New Jersey a great opportunity to advance economic revitalization post COVID-19, but only if sites are ready to host visitors with compelling and valued experiences. “Creating a ‘Linger Longer’ Experience,” Crossroads’ July 29 virtual Professional Development workshop, offered practical tools and tips for engaging historic site visitors, with a goal of encouraging […]

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