Stella Windsor Wright


From North Carolina. Social worker who helped establish the Friendly Neighborhood House with Gladys Churchman and Louise Shugard. Stella Wright Homes was named after her.

She also helped to establish a Girls Club at the Belmont Ave and Montgomery Street Schools in 1926.

Photo from The Messenger


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