The April 1865 Society, Inc. is the Official Sponsor of the

Battle of Selma Re-enactment.

A 501 (3) C Charitable Organization

The name of the organization is based on the Jay Winik, Civil War Saga “APRIL 1865, The Month That Saved America”.

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The Society works closely with the City of Selma, Dallas County, the Chamber of Commerce, and The Alabama Department of Tourism and Travel to insure its mission of providing the infrastructure, logistics, and policy needed to produce an annual historical tourism event. It also works closely with Re-enactment Units to ensure the best historical accuracy and amenities. The Society is directed by a 12 member board. The Society’s Board guides the “Battle of Selma Re-enactment Committee’s” Chair in budgetary and policy issues.

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The “Battle of Selma Re-enactment Committee” and its staff actually direct the Re-enactment and are always happy to welcome new volunteers at the event. ┬áIf you would like to become involved in the next Battle of Selma please email us at info@battleofselma.com