Classic Woman Awards 2008
A Message from the First Lady|
descriptionLaura Bush salutes the Classic Woman honorees.
Beverly Circone, Kids 'n Kamp
My name is better I them very executive director. Of kids in camp an organization dedicated. Keep children who have cancer room. Can't sing can't I was started that in my husband and myself in nineteen need to. We happen to see camp on television. Four children you had cancer and we just come upever 300 send. Families. And I encourage people in communities across the United States into the very same thing.
Marta Schneider, Children’s Home Society of Florida
I'm I volunteer for children and society like that. My focus is on Indian river county and beach Florida. We help abused and neglected children. We help runaway children we have a crisis that you scanners we still do adoptions that's of course a huge focus. We have group pounds for teens. We haveI volunteer for children and society like that. My focus is on Indian river county and -- beach Florida . We help abused and neglected children. We help runaway children we have a crisis that you scanners we still do adoptions that's of course a huge focus. We have group pounds for teens. We have our child protection team we keep it's been reported case of at least black. They verify that the court system -- mean yes there has
Betty J. Mohlenbrock, United Through Reading
My name is getting LeBron. I founder and chair. The united through reading. And we are located in San Diego house. Connecticut reading was started because of my background as a schoolteacher and reading specialist. Mother. And knowing the benefits of Reading aloud to children and yet looking intoour own background my husband and I. In the navy. During the Vietnam War and our daughter was two years old. My husband wants to play for ten months and she did not recognize him on
Sharon Adams, Walnut Way Conservation Corp.
Let me I'm Sharon Adams. And the co-founder how long that when a patient ports located in the walking. Our mission is one of the sustaining and economically diverse community. And we advance it in three ways one is you create civic engagement. The second is environmental stewardship which weIt has -- taking him -- over nineteen million dollars of new private investment in the community. It's. It's you. Restored home of places it under a Petri. And that this. Community that in -- walking
Becky Douglas, Rising Star Outreach
Becky diamond find from Atlanta Georgia. I bet founder and president of rising star athletes and charity dedicated to serving the electricity affected. In India and there are more than a million people affected by electricity and ground. In that this is not really a disease it's considered a personthem educated so that they can become productive citizens instead of that next generation . -- left prospectus in India. We started our first children's home with 27 children in April of 2004. And we now work with 44. Colonies of -- affecting people and their children we have over 200 children on our campus. We're building campus now that will eventually have 700 children. We're educating them for teaching an English we've got a computer lab where they're -- considers the out and I hope is that. Beat Mason partners now that the -- take my -- when