Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Remembering Dorothy Height, a True Activist

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.

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