My Roots Foundation In The News

Resources For Your Personal Discovery

“Foundation helps people discover – and celebrate – their family history” at the Raleigh News and Observer

“My Roots Foundation Helps People Explore Their Heritage” presented at

Peeling Back Layers of Ancestry” published by Duke Today

For African Americans

Resources for African American Research

  Alonzo’s Guide for African American Research Why? Because your research can hit a wall at the 1870 census! Research into the pas ...

For Finding your Biological Family

Resources for Finding Your Biological Family

Recently I was involved in helping a friend reunite with his biological mother.  The experience was quite moving for me.  I spend much of my ...

My Roots Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that promotes historical awareness.   

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Our Services

  • Need help finding a family member? Show us what you have and we can create a plan to help you find what you're looking for.

  • Primary focus is to help expand your family history knowledge and find inspiration to share with others.

  • Have a group of Friends, Family, or Co-workers that want to know more about family history? Alonzo Felder (CEO of My Roots Foundation) will come to you to help your group discover more.

  • Let us know a little about your group and we will cater a workshop so each member gets the most from the session. We can help you learn about the importance of family history or help the group find a relative.

  • This package is great for family reunions. Let us help you Find, Connect, and Present your discovery at your next family reunion.

  • Do you want to inspire others with family history? Alonzo Felder is available for speaking events. Its never too early and never too late to start learning your family history and to inspire others to do the same.

  • Let us know who you want to inspire and why and we will create a message that delivers powerful evidence in the inspiration family history can bring. Alonzo can use his own discoveries and personal experience to encourage others to do the same.


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