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Belle Smith Igleheart

 Belle Igleheart spent her entire life advocating for women, education, racial justice and the sick. She worked with Albion Fellows Bacon on the founding of the YWCA in 1922 and went on to assist in the founding of Evansville College. In 1928, she received the Rotary Civic Award, one of the first women to receive such an honor.