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Henrietta Lacks Legacy Group


Address

201 Main Street
Dundalk, MD 21222

Contact Information

920-203-3967
hlackslegacy@gmail.com
Tours arranged upon request - see description.

 

Additional Information

The Henrietta Lacks Legacy Group (HLLG) is a non-profit, 501(c) (3) organization that exists to protect, preserve, and promote the legacy of Henrietta Lacks and her contributions to modern medicine through advocacy, health equity initiatives, and education. It also exists  to support activities that extend Lacks’ legacy and historic Turner Station, Maryland, where Lacks resided at the time of her death.  Among other activities, HLLG sponsors:

  • The Annual Luncheon (October)
  • The nation-wide Henrietta Lacks Annual Essay and Video Competition (December)
  • Sponsors the Annual African American Steel Workers Commemorative Program (April)
  • Sponsors tours and cruise excursions

Tours of  the neighborhood where Henrietta Lacks lived in Turner Station can be arranged by calling 920-203-3967 or emailing hlackslegacy@gmail.com.


 

Nearby Accommodations

Enterprise Rent-A-Car Dundalk
 

6902 Eastern Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21224
410-282-4211

 

Nearby Restaurants

Texas Roadhouse - Dundalk
 

1736 Merritt Boulevard
Dundalk, MD 21222
410-282-2310

 

Nearby Events

Dundalk Dialogs: Laura Lippman
 

1716 Merritt Boulevard
Dundalk, MD 21222
410-887-7255

 
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