About The Leon H. Sullivan Charitable Trust

We provide resources and opportunities

that inspire a sense of self-help and that lead to social and economic equality.

Our Story

The Leon H. Sullivan Charitable Trust (Trust), is a 501(c)(3) organization. Founded in 1966 as the Zion Non-Profit Charitable Trust.  The Trust serves to provide resources and opportunities that inspire a sense of self-help and that lead to social and economic equality.  The Trust stands as a source of pride for the Progress Movement, which has for over 50 years provided a variety of social and human services.

Board of Trustees

Mable Ellis Welborn

Chair

Barbara Ann Moore

Vice Chair

Linda L. House

Treasurer

Deborah Gary

Secretary

John C. Johnson III

Executive Director

Starr Marshall-Cash, Esq.

Trustee

Donald “Ducky” Birts

Trustee emeritus

Julie Sullivan-DETHERIDGE

HONORARY TRUSTEE

Daryl DeBrest

Trustee

Howard H. Sullivan

Trustee

Hope Sullivan

Honorary Trustee

Julius Sharpe

Trustee