Tuesday, August 27, 2013

2003 Historymaker Calvin Goode

Always involved, former City Councilman and Educator

Calvin Goode marched in the Arizona Capitol rally on Saturday, August 24. Participating in "Keeping King's Dream Alive" and honoring Martin Luther King, Mr Goode is shown here with Executive Director Petra Falcon of Promise Arizona.

Calvin Goode was honored as a Historymaker by the Historical League in February 2003. He is best known for his twenty-two years as a Phoenix city councilman. He is equally proud of his many years dedicated to education. In retirement, Goode works to restore the old Carver High School to a place of pride in the community as the George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center, showcasing the achievements of African Americans in Phoenix and Arizona.