Annie Howe

Howard Center
Howard Center

Time Period

1910-1940

Notable Facts

President and guiding force for Howard Relief, a social service agency in Burlington.

Personal Information

Date of Birth

1865

Date of Death

1949

Primary Residence

Charlotte

Historical Significance

Annie Howe was a board member and president of Howard Relief, a social agency in Burlington that helped the needy that is today's Howard Center. She was also a strong supporter of the Children's Aid Society and the Red Cross. During World War II, Howe knit socks for the troops overseas.

Organizations or Movements

  • Howard Relief
  • Children's Aid Society
  • American Red Cross