Clara Barton Performance – Civil War Nurse and Red Cross Founder

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Clara Barton is performed by actor Sheryl Faye, who brings stories of historical women to life in a unique and memorable way. 

Clara Barton's story ties directly into Civil War studies, community service, and reinforces the importance of reading and getting a good education to achieve your personal goals and dreams. From the time she was old enough to be a nurse within her own family, Clara’s life was dedicated to helping others. She accepted no pay as she taught poor children whose parents had no money to send them to school. She raised warehouses full of food, medicine and clothing during the Civil War, and then courageously went to the front to nurse the wounded and dying. Finally she started the American Red Cross which is her legacy today. 

This program shines a light on the value of helping others in need.

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