Press Releases


‘Tenacity’ Special Exhibition to Reveal Personal Stories of Women in 17th-Century Jamestown and Early Virginia

2019 Commemoration, American Evolution Launches “American Evolution Stories” Digital Storytelling Platform

American Democracy Began 399 Years Ago Today in Jamestown, Virginia

400-Year-Old Remains Unearthed In Jamestown, VA, Believed to be Governor Sir George Yeardley

Virginia’s 2019 Commemoration, American Evolution Adds McGuire Woods, LLP to Roster of Sponsors

American Evolution™ Announces Second Group Of Marketing Grant Program Winners

Governor Northam Announces Launch of the 2019 Commemoration’s Virginia History Trails Mobile Application

Virginia’s 2019 Commemoration Honors Student Civil Rights Activist on First Annual Barbara Johns Day

Virginia Colleges and Universities to Compete in the 2018 American Evolution Innovators Cup at the Tom Tom Founders Festival

Virginia’s 2019 Commemoration Selects Jack Morton and Prosody Creative Services as Agencies of Record

Virginia’s 2019 Commemoration and the Tom Tom Founders Festival present the American Evolution Innovators Cup

2019 Commemoration, American Evolution, Partners with Virginia Arts Festival

2019 Commemoration Recognizes Women’s History Month

2019 Commemoration, AMERICAN EVOLUTION™ Applauds New Federal Commission Commemorating 400 Years Of African-American History

2019 Commemoration, American Evolution Laud Passage of the Thomasina E. Jordan Indian Tribes of Virginia Federal Recognition Act of 2017

Winners of American Evolution™ Marketing Grant Program Announced


Virginia’s 2019 Commemoration, AMERICAN EVOLUTION™ Announces First Ever Participation in VA-1 Tourism Summit 2017

Nancy Rodrigues Announcement

Overlooked African Female Ruler Gets Her Due

Virginia’s 2019 Commemoration Selects Finn Partners and Spectra as Agencies of Record for American Evolution Campaign

March to Mother’s Day Campaign to Raise Awareness and Support Fundraising for Virginia’s Women’s Monument

Virginia’s 2019 Commemoration, American Evolution, Promotes Entrepreneurialism and Announces “Innovation Road” Series at 2017 Tom Tom Festival

Virginia’s 2019 Commemoration, American Evolution, Receives $500,000 Sponsorship from Altria Group

2019 Commemoration Partners with Tom Tom Founders Festival

Tom Tom Founders Festival

New Jamestown TV Drama Will Drive International Interest in 1619 Virginia and Highlight American Evolution Themes

American Evolution Offers Monumental Mother’s Day Gift Giving Opportunity

Dartmouth 1619 Virginia Conference Features American Evolution, 2019 Commemoration, Scholars

Virginia’s 2019 Commemoration, American Evolution, Exhibiting at US Travel Association’s IPW 2017

American Evolution Offers Elected Officials a Chance to Share Thoughts on Democracy at the National Conference of State Legislators

American Evolution Commemorates the Historic Arrival of the First Africans in 1619 Virginia

American Evolution and WHRO Public Media Launch Guardians of Jamestown 1619 Educational Video Series

American Evolution and Cinebar Productions Announce New, Hour Long Documentary

Virginia’s 2019 Commemoration, American Evolution, Participating in 2017 ASALH Meeting and Conference

2019 Commemoration, Virginia Tourism Corporation Team Up to Launch New Video Series to Promote Virginia’s Role in America’s Evolution

American Evolution Commemorates the 398th Anniversary of America’s First Official English Thanksgiving


2019 Commemoration Receives $1.2 Million Gift from Dominion Resources

American Evolution, 2019 Commemoration, Richmond Launch and Sponsorship Reception