Atlanta Interfath Broadcasters Oral History Collection
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters
African Methodist Episcopal Church
1 U-matic 3/4" video recording
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters, Inc. is the nation's largest regional interfaith cable network. AIB has been providing faith-based communities and nonprofit service organizations access to a larger audience since 1969. AIB remains a destination for international dignitaries and media representatives due to its unique programming platform, which promotes dialogue between all faiths, cultures and socioeconomic backgrounds. Seen in over 1,000,000 homes across 19 metro area counties, AIB is a self-supporting organization and does not allow the solicitation of funds or attacks on other faiths. Viewers can find Christians, Jews, Muslims, Buddhists, Hindus and others presenting their views.
New Hope A.M.E. Church, One of Atlanta's oldest black churches, founded in 1869. The church is located in one of Atlanta's most prominent communities. Members of the church talk about the history of the church and the challenges it faces with membership. Rev. George LaSure, Pastor; Rev. Elizabeth Few, Associate Pastor; Mary Daniel, former member; Helen Few, member; Moses Hutchins, member; Rev. Marvin Bell, member.
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters Oral History Collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters