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LINDA ROWE THOMAS
Date Of Injury: Unknown
As an author, inspirational keynote speaker and philanthropist, Linda has used her adversities to inspire other burn survivors. At age two, Linda survived a house fire, which left her with facial scarring and without fingers on her left hand. Despite the surprising impairment, Linda maintains impeccable quality with each stitch and to this day still sews each garment by hand,.
For her philanthropy service and design accomplishments, Linda’s honors include;
Soiree Magazine’s Women to Watch 2015
The Pioneering Parent Award 2015
Official gown designer for the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame
Induction into the Atlanta High School Hall of Fame
Proclamation of March 12th, officially “Linda Rowe Thomas Day”
Delta Regional Challenge Coin on behalf of the president of the United States.
Examiner.com’s, Best Fashion Designers of 2015