The John Chavis Historical Society's Objectives
To sponsor educational, literary, cultural, social, and historical programs to enhance the development of our communities, To contribute to the needy in our communities by offering food and proper shelter for the homeless, To seek grants and donations to assist the needy to become more economically secure and to become a viable part of our communities, To seek grants and donations to foster the educational, literary, cultural, social, and moral uplift of our youth, To work to restore the historic cemetery where John Chavis is buried, and To seek partnerships with other agencies and industries to promote the accomplishment of our goals.