Ethnic Women of Cleveland

Milda Lenkauskas Oral History

Milda Lenkauskas interviewed by Jeanette E. Tuve May 22, 1986 as part of Ethnic Women of Cleveland

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Milda Lenkauskas

Milda Lenkauskas is an active member of Lithuanian community, the Cleveland representative of the Lithuanian Foundation for 12 years and the Vice-president for Cultural Affairs. She was also involved with the World Lithuanian Community. Moreover, Mrs. Lenkauskas spent 6 years on the Board of Directors of the Nationalities Services Center.

Milda Lenkauskas is also a mother of three daughters, and each one of them contributed significantly to the Lithuanian community. All of them belonged to various cultural groups, such as folk dance group "Grandinele" and the Lithuanian girls singing ensemble "Nerija".

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