Mary McLeod Bethune
American educator, philanthropist, humanitarian, womanist, and civil rights activist.- Mary McLeod Bethune
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The informal term for a group of African Americans who served as public policy advisors to President Franklin D. Roosevelt and First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt in his terms in office from 1933 to 1945.
The term was coined in 1936 by Mary McLeod Bethune and was occasionally used in the press.
Composed of statues donated by individual states to honor persons notable in their history.
Statues of Willa Cather (Nebraska), Mary McLeod Bethune (Florida), Daisy Bates (Arkansas), and Barbara Johns (Virginia) have been authorized.
Nonprofit organization founded in 1935 with the mission to advance the opportunities and the quality of life for African-American women, their families, and communities.
Mary McLeod Bethune, the founder of NCNW, wanted to encourage the participation of Negro women in civic, political, economic and educational activities and institutions.
New Deal agency sponsored by Franklin D. Roosevelt during his presidency.
It operated from June 26, 1935 to 1939 as part of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) and included a Division of Negro Affairs headed by Mary McLeod Bethune who worked at the agency from 1936 to 1943.
American philanthropic organization that funds scholarships for black students and general scholarship funds for 37 private historically black colleges and universities.
UNCF was incorporated on April 25, 1944, by Frederick D. Patterson (then president of what is now Tuskegee University), Mary McLeod Bethune, and others.
Private historically black university in Daytona Beach, Florida.
Mary McLeod Bethune founded the Daytona Educational and Industrial Training School for Negro Girls in 1904.
The women's branch of the United States Army.
Due to her earlier experience serving with director Mary McLeod Bethune of the Bureau of Negro Affairs, she became Colonel Culp's aide on race relations in the WAC.
American organization that was formed in July 1896 at the First Annual Convention of the National Federation of Afro-American Women in Washington, D.C., United States, by a merger of the The FirsNational Federation of African-American Women, the Woman's Era Club of Boston, and the Colored Women's League of Washington, DC, at the call of Josephine St. Pierre Ruffin.
Mary McLeod Bethune – 8th President (1924–1928)
American institution created in 1969 by a group of men and women in Seneca Falls, New York.
Mary McLeod Bethune
County located in the U.S. state of South Carolina.
Mary McLeod Bethune (1875-1955), civil rights activist, feminist, stateswoman, educator, founder of the National Council for Negro Women, born to parents who had been enslaved