Bryn Mawr College Coalition for Divestment


Duration: Unknown, existed in 1986, most likely existed earlier - Unknown
Location: Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, United States


The Bryn Mawr College Coalition for Divestment was an anti-apartheid organization that campaigned to get Bryn Mawr College to divest from companies doing business in South Africa. (Source: SWARTHMORE APPROVES FULL DIVESTMENT; BRYN MAWR OKS PARTIAL DIVESTMENT WITH AM-SMITH SIT-IN, Associated Press, March 1, 1986; and SWARTHMORE TO SELL STOCKS LINKED TO SOUTH AFRICA, March 2, 1986, The New York Times.) [Note: Do a search for Bryn Mawr on this website and documents from 1985 and 1986 come up but none has an organization name.]