Thank you Students & Volunteers!

We would like to thank the following organizations for their support of the Community History Project:

Florida Humanities Council
Juvenile Welfare Board
Department of Children and Families: Family Preservation Board
Olive B. McLin Neighborhood Family Center Board of Directors
James B. Sanderlin Neighborhood Family Center Board of Directors
City of St. Petersburg
The St. Petersburg Times
Abner Photography
New Faith Free Methodist Church

A Partial List of Volunteers

Deonta Atwater
Micheal Atwater
Jeanie Blue
Mark Bryant
Glenda Bright
Lounell Britt
Bob Brown
Reginald J. Brown
Allen Buchannan
Russel Cato
Chris Davis
Trevor Davis
Adrienne Douglas
Al Downing
Margaret Downing
Dave Ellis
Mrs. M. Gamble
Raymond Gamble
Lois Grayson
Betty Ann Hayes
Rochele Lewis Lavin
Carolyn Hobbs
Chester James Jr.
Katherine Jones
Samuel Jones
Eddie March
Gloria Mastel
Tyna Middleton
Jaquie Moore
James Oliver Jr.
Nam D. Oliver
Abasi Ote
Charles Payne
Mary Parker
Sandie Pearl
Peggy Peterman
Anthony Ricks
Wanda Ricks
James Robinson Jr.
Minson R. Rubin
Irvin Sanchez
Raymond Sanderlin
Perkins T. Shelton
Moses E. Simmons
Zeke “Kenyatta” Smith
Lousie Taylor
Tom Tito
Regina Wade
Johnny Watson
Joe Williams
Natika Wilson
C. Bette Wimbish
Keith Woods
Kaye Zeidner


A very special thank you to Dr. Conner’s Fall 2017 Client & Civic Communications Class for reviving the Olive B. McLin Website and helping to preserve the history of St. Petersburg, FL.



USFSP Civic Communications Class Fall 2017

Dr. Conner

Emily Akers

Julieann Cody

Lis Casanova

Crystal Durnan

Kevin Diebold

James Doto



Michael McDade

Sara McDonald

Amber Nicol

Jessica O’Steen

Rich Stanley

Cassidy Towers

Sadie Glass