Race riot checks in the mail

Wednesday, April 10th 2002, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

The checks in the mail for survivors of the 1921 Tulsa Race riots. The first distribution from the Tulsa Metropolitan Ministry Reparations Gift Fund has been mailed.

The first installment exceeds $28,000. Religious institutions and members of faith communities contributed to the fund.

More distributions are planned for race riot survivors in the future.