Community Outreach - Franklin-Vance-Warren Opportunity, Inc. The Henderson Institute Alumni and Former Graduates Association Members were deeply saddened when we learned of the death of our dear friend, classmate, mentor, and community leader, Ms. Andrea Harris. She meant so much to so many throughout the state and beyond including each and every members of the…Read more
About: Frederick Williams
Recent Posts by Frederick Williams
Mrs. Henrietta Hatton Clark founded the Henderson Institute Graduates and Former Students Association in 1986. Mrs. Clark and Mrs. Ruth Burt, both former Board Members, reached out to the State Board of Education with a request for ownership of the Henderson Institute Library Science Building located on the former Henderson Institute High School campus. The…Read more
Andrea Harris, 1966 graduate of Henderson Institute dedicated her life to helping Vance County residents overcome barriers to economic parity. At the young age of 23, Ms. Harris was the youngest in the nation to lead a Community Action Organization created to fight poverty across three rural counties. Serving in this capacity Ms. Harris gained…Read more
Recent Comments by Frederick Williams
No comments by Frederick Williams yet.