Roz McPherson

EXCLUSIVE: Maya Angelou’s Goddaughter Remembers The Woman She Called “Auntie Maya”Maya Angelou may have been America’s poet, bestselling author, artist and teacher, but to civic leader Roz McPherson, soon to become CEO of the Philadelphia Urban League, she was more.
Philadelphia Area Remembers Impact of Maya Angelou, Dead at 86Mayor Michael Nutter called Dr. Maya Angelou "America's poet -- a woman whose light will be missed."
Effort To Erect Catto Memorial Reaches MilestoneThanks to funding from the city, the Abraham Lincoln Foundation of the Union League and other donors, the Octavius V. Catto Memorial Fund will soon announce a sculptor for a memorial paying homage to the civil rights pioneer.