Featured Civil Rights Activists/Abolitionists/Pioneers

  1. Coretta Scott King, Civil Rights activist, Icon and author , April 27, 1927 – January 30, 2006. https://www.britannica.com/biography/Coretta-Scott-King
  2. Octavia Spencer, May 25, 1970 – present; American actress, https://www.britannica.com/biography/Octavia-Spencer
  3. Roland Hayes, June 3, 187 – December 31, 1976; Internationally acclaimed American tenor and composer, https://afrovoices.com/roland-hayes-biography/
  4. Marian Wright Edelman, June 6, 1939 – present, American attorney, https://www.britannica.com/biography/Marian-Wright-Edelman
  5. Nelson Mandela, South African anti-apartheid activist, politician, statesman and South African president born July 18, 1918 – died December 5, 2013, https://www.britannica.com/biography/Nelson-Mandela
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ERG - Co-Founder Former CEO – Bergmann, Trustee Rochester Museum & Science Center & Rochester Area Community Foundation

ERG - Co-Founder Former CEO – Bergmann, Trustee Rochester Museum & Science Center & Rochester Area Community Foundation

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