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My Sacred Place


West Anniston Gateway

Nestled within the city of Anniston resides the West Fifteenth Street Historic District—a once-thriving commercial and social center for African Americans during an era of deep segregation. A quarter-acre, Sacred Place pocket park will offer a means for reflection; a place for people to feel an understanding of the impact of this place and history; a step towards revitalizing this important neighborhood; and a means to bring people together in the name of unity.

Meet Another Firesoul


Liz Anne Ganiban

Liz brings a special breed of authenticity to her work as a Firesoul at A Wider Circle—a Sacred Place at Sibley Plaza, a public housing residence for 250 low-income seniors and people with disabilities in downtown DC. She brings a sincere passion for eradicating poverty and inequality—and is a true lover of nature. A potent...

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