Mac Legerton

Reverend Mac Legerton is the executive director of the Center for Community Action (CCA) in Robeson County, North Carolina, a multicultural, community-based, nonprofit organization that specializes in grassroots empowerment and multi-sector collaboration as the foundations of social change. He co-founded the center in 1980 along with his spouse, Donna Chavis. CCA has been a leader in the areas of community development, grassroots leadership development, systems change, policy advocacy, family support and literacy, education improvement and reform, youth leadership development, environmental justice, cultural education, legal reform, responsible and equitable governance, and multi-sector collaboration.

Interviewed by Robert Korstad, Kevin D. Gorter Professor of Public Policy and History, February 3, 1992.

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