Reverend Donald Benedict died on September 4 2008 in Chicago.
Harold Washington Transition Committee
Harold Washington for Mayor of Chicago
Circa late 1982, members of the Citizens Committee/Harold Washington for Mayor of Chicago (in formation) included Donald Benedict.
Don Benedict was a long time, sometimes Democratic Socialists of America member. He had been the director of the Community Renewal Society for nearly a quarter century starting in 1980. And, more recently, he was a founder of Protestants for the Common Good . He was 91 years old.
- Harold Washington Oversight Committee: List of Members
- Undated circa late 1982, HWAC Mayoral Campaign Records, Box 5, Folder 1