The Battle of Homestead Foundation

We tell the story of workers in Western Pennsylvania – past, present and future.

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Help today’s labor heroes tell their stories to a new generation. 

OUR MISSION

The Battle of Homestead Foundation (BHF) is a diverse organization of citizens, workers, educators and historians. Our purpose is to memorialize the dramatic labor conflict of the 1892 Battle of Homestead and clarify the consequences that remain with us today. Inspired by that event, we promote a people’s history, empower today’s workforce and build strategies for the future of work. The Foundation is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit organization.

Upcoming Events

The Battle of Homestead Foundation (BHF) is a diverse organization of citizens, workers, educators, and historians. Its purpose is to preserve interpret, and promote a people’s history focused on the significance of the dramatic labor conflict at Homestead, Pennsylvania in 1892.

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January

2022 Annual Meeting

2022 Annual Meeting

Our 2021 Annual Meeting focused on the future of work and unions in the wake of a pandemic. Featured speaker AFL-CIO President Richard L. Trumka delivered a stirring and thoughtful keynote address.

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THE 1892
BATTLE OF
HOMESTEAD

 

The Battle of the Homestead Foundation (BHF) is a diverse organization of citizens, workers, educators and historians.