Founder’s Corner

In January 2022 the African American Education & Research Organization (AAERO) and Melchor-Quick Meeting House (MQMH) merged to become AAERO at MQMH. These nonprofit organizations were founded in 1999 and 2018, respectively.

Central to the work of AAERO@MQMH is the honoring of living legacies. In this section, our founder, Paula Quick Hall, curates articles to share important information about educational access and writes the Founder’s Blog. Check out our Events page for information about future blog discussions.

The next Founder’s Blog Discussion will be Saturday, February 18th at 2:30 pm EST at The Founder’s essay on 20th Century Black History, is posted in the Founder’s Blog. It’s not really an essay about history, but rather, an invitation for you to participate in creating a list of our favorite sources.

The first essay presents highlights and treasured aspects of family legacy, along with photos. This first topic in the series introducing the AAERO Founder’s Blog was discussed November 19, 2022. 

The second essay presents a history of education of African Americans in North Carolina, with excerpts from the Founder’s research.

Informational Articles: