Wall Service Award 2010 Winners

Catherine Foster Alter ’60

Catherine Foster Alter ’60 will use her Wall Alumni Service Award to provide start up funds for Read to Succeed Asheville, an after-school phonics reading program for children in public housing in Asheville, NC. Throughout her 40-year social work career, Catherine worked to build networks and collaborations for social change at the community level – strategies she will apply to the Asheville education project in her “retirement”.

Rebecca Mwase ’07

Rebecca Mwase ’07 will use her Wall Alumni Service Award to expand involvement in the Individuals Relating and Overcoming Conflict (iROC) program for at-risk youth at a New Orleans high school. Rebecca, who is an arts educator, will teach students how to create healthy relationships through theatre games, writing, skits, and other arts-related activities.

Learn more about the Wall Service Award and see other previous winners.