CivicMakers have contributed substantially to their communities either by working for local governments, leading nonprofit organizations, or through activism and other forms of civic leadership and engagement. HistoryMakers in this category include civil rights activists, community volunteers, civil service workers, firefighters, social workers, and nonprofit leaders and employees, among many others.
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Presidential Appointee, Public Policy Professor, Federal Government Appointee
Hattie B. Dorsey
Civil Rights Activist, Community Development Executive, Community Activist
Thomas W. Dortch, Jr.
Community Leader, Association Chief Executive, Transportation Chief Executive, Civic Leader
Linda Caldwell Epps
Academic Administrator, Nonprofit Executive, Nonprofit Chief Executive
CivicMakers, PoliticalMakers, ReligionMakers
The Honorable Reverend Walter Fauntroy
Civil Rights Leader, U.S. Congressman, Pastor
Federal Government Appointee, Foundation Chief Executive
Nonprofit Chief Executive, Academic Administrator, Educator, Nonprofit Executive, Civic Leader
Social Activist, Education Consultant, Civic Activist, State Government Administrator
Corporate Executive, Academic Administrator, Museum Chief Executive, Nonprofit Chief Executive, Civic Leader