Mary McLeod Bethune

Events

Mary Jane McLeod

July 10, 1875

Enrolled at Scotia Semminary

Sep 1 1886

Graduated From Scotia

May 1, 1894

Married Albertus Bethune

Feb 18, 1898

Bethune become a mother

Feb 3, 1899

Opened Daytona Beach School for Negro Girls

Feb 18, 1904

was elected as the president of the National Association of Colored Women’s Clubs

Jan 1, 1924

Mary became the National leader of the groupe.

Jan 1, 1924

Mary becomes a Special Adviser to the President

Jan 1, 1935

Founded National Council of Negro Women

Feb 18, 1935