During her many years with the national and Akron NAACP, Ophelia Averitt’s fight for civil...

‘Long overdue’: Akron road named for longtime NAACP civil rights leader Ophelia Averitt – Akron Beacon Journal

During her many years with the national and Akron NAACP, Ophelia Averitt’s fight for civil rights helped transform the city's social and political landscape.In her decades-long effort, she’s mentored leaders who’ve carried on her fight in local…

 

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