Malavenda, Roberta.

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Roberta Malavenda has worked as an educator, community consultant, social worker and community organizer advocating for child care and developmental disabilities rights. She is currently the Deputy Director of Programs for the Save the Children Child Care Support Center in Atlanta, Georgia, and serves as the president of Parent Services Project, Inc. and as the co-chair of the National Family Support/Child Care Project, PSP, Inc. She was involved with both the National Women's Political Caucus and the Georgia Women's Political Caucus serving as the ERA State Coordinator and President, 1979-1980.

From the description of [Roberta Malavenda papers], 1987-1985. (Georgia State University). WorldCat record id: 55230918

Roberta Malavenda was born in 1944 in Chicago, Illinois. She attended Columbia University, and then went on to work as a community organizer in New York with the Puerto Rican Family Institute. After moving to Atlanta in the early 1970s, Malavenda joined the Georgia Women's Political Caucus, serving as ERA state coordinator and president, 1979-1980.

From the description of Roberta Malavenda oral history interview [sound recording], 1998 November 22. (Georgia State University). WorldCat record id: 288956562

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associatedWith ERA Georgia, Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Georgia Women's Political Caucus. corporateBody
associatedWith Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) corporateBody
associatedWith National Anti-Klan Network. corporateBody
associatedWith National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Paulk, Janet, 1932- person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Equal rights amendments
Women--Political activity
Labor unions--Organizing


Active 1987

Active 1985

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