building diff shot.jpg

Sandhills Family Heritage Association is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit located in Spring Lake, NC.

SFHA is a community-based, volunteer-fueled  organization making a difference through partnerships, collaboration and engaging our neighbors to share the work, inform the processes and sow the seeds of change.

 

SFHA focuses on rural African-American communities in the Sandhills. Through our programs and activities, we combine research to collect, preserve and share our history and culture; community engagement, outreach and education; youth empowerment; and honoring our elders.

 

Screen Shot 2022-05-28 at 11.32.10 AM.png
Screen Shot 2022-05-28 at 11.32.28 AM.png
Travel-Media-Tourists-Seated-500x400.jpg

Heritage Tour visitors to the Spring Lake Civic Center building and land watch the Sankofa Players perform historical reenactments. 

Learn more

Founder, Ammie Jenkins accepts the Stedman Incentive Grant awarded by Preservation North Carolina!

Sankofa-2007-090-500x400.jpg
SFHA Farmers Market 2022.png

Vendors and shoppers at the Sankofa Festival examine beautiful African prints and fabric arts. 

Learn more