Southern Michigan Chapter

The Southern Michigan Chapter serves members in the Detroit area and southern Michigan, including Ann Arbor, Lansing, and Grand Rapids.

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Chapter history: The Southern Michigan Chapter was formed in 2021, merging the Detroit and Western Michigan (Wally Pipp) chapters. The Detroit Chapter was founded in 2006 and had previously absorbed the defunct Southeast Michigan (Don Lund) Chapter.

One of the goals of the chapter is to promote a greater understanding of the role of race and integration, both in Detroit and throughout organized baseball.

Website: The chapter maintains an informational website at

Meetings: The Southern Michigan Chapter holds several meetings a year. For details on the next meeting, contact a chapter leader below.

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