Paul Robeson House Restoration

West Philadelphia Cultural Alliance

2008
$100,000

The West Philadelphia Cultural Alliance (WPCA) continued critical preservation and restoration work on the Paul Robeson House at 4951 Walnut Street, the last residence of the African American artist and Civil Rights activist. In addition to serving as a home for the interpretation of Robeson's legacy, the property is used by the WPCA as a community center for neighborhood arts education.