A New York City teacher, Bob Moses went to Mississippi and helped organize the largest grassroots civil rights campaign the country had ever seen.
"The line was drawn in the sand for blacks and whites... I decided to cross that line," Dorie Ladner.
Volunteer Gwendolyn Zoharah Simmons recalls hearing that fellow volunteers James Chaney, Mickey Schwerner, and Andrew Goodman were missing.
In the summer of 1964, Mississippi Summer Project students gathered in Oxford, Ohio to meet with SNCC leaders for training.