Here are some highlights on the Godmother of the Civil Rights Movement, Dorothy Height:
- Civil Rights Activist (1950-60's)
- President, National Council of Negro Women (40 years)
- President, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority (10 years)
- Board Member, YMCA (33 years)
- Recipient, Presidential Medal of Freedom (1994)
- Recipient, Congressional Gold Medal (2004)
She is one to emulate.