Grateful American® Foundation

Mary McLeod Bethune House

Daytona Beach, FL

Mary McLeod Bethune

Born into poverty during the Reconstruction South, Bethune became a member of FDR’s “Black Cabinet;” advised four presidents; catapulted into a Civil Rights leader, and founded the all girls, Bethune-Cookman University.

See also: her on-campus home and resting place.

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