When: Tue., March 1, 6:30-8 p.m. 2016
Marian Wright Edelman, Founder and President of the Children’s Defense Fund (CDF), has been an advocate for disadvantaged Americans for her entire professional life. Under her leadership, CDF has become the nation’s strongest voice for children and families. Edelman will be introduced by Former Senator Malcolm Graham, the brother of Cynthia Graham Hurd, one of the nine shooting victims at the Emanuel AME Church. Hurd was a Charleston native who worked for the Charleston County Library for over three decades and The Measure of Our Success by Marion Wright Edelman was one of her favorite books.
Price: Free to attend