“We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit education foundation dedicated to inspiring children to make a difference in their world by sharing the life and example of Civil Rights Icon, Joan Trumpauer Mulholland.”
A lot of people each doing a little bit makes a big difference
Who is Joan?
Her mugshot has been called one of the most famous in American history. A Civil Rights Icon, Joan Trumpauer Mulholland had participated in over three dozen sit-ins and protests by the time she joined the Freedom Rides….
We are dedicated to the belief that everyone can do something to make a difference in their world. In honor of Joan’s 30 years as an educator we chose to focus our efforts in the classroom….
Ways to Give
Your generosity is never wasted. We strive to honor and recognize Joan’s efforts while focusing on inspiring and supporting our youth through her empowering example….
What People Say
"We recommend this book highly. It is beautifully written and illustrated and brings to life the young white teenage girl who risked everything to fight injustice in a way young readers will understand."
Very Voracious Reader
"My nine-year-old thought this was a good book and very interesting. He doesn't usually read this type of book, but thought he'd probably try to read more like this."
"Author Loki Mulholland and illustrator Charlotta Janssen have created a short and fascinating read for middle school students in search of a "real life" hero."
"If you have any interest at all in the Civil Rights Movement and what people involved faced, stop reading this and watch it right now! Disturbing and compelling!"
"Great book, great people and a wonderful history to give to our future!"