Joanne Lyles White

Joanne Lyles White

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Lillian Joanne Lyles White, known as Joanne White (September 12, 1929-March 9, 2011), was an American philanthropist, teacher, humanitarian, and social entrepreneur from Alexandria in Rapides Parish, who founded and co-founded several non-profit organizations and service agencies in Central Louisiana, including Angel Care, the Hope House, the Shepherd Center, Rapides Parish Habitat for Humanity, the Central Louisiana Food Bank, Care and Share, and Christmas Cheer for Children. Mrs. White was a founding member and first President of the Louisiana High School Speech League and the Tournament of Champions. Mrs. White also helped to create the Kuumba Center, the Wally White Lecture Series, and Aiken Option School.vIn 2011, following her death, White was specifically commended as one of "Louisiana's finest daughters" by the Louisiana House of Representatives.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 68 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 113g
  • Fidel
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136543508
  • 9786136543505