Beyond her work for her union, Graceann is a political and community activist who volunteers in organizing community events. Because of her community work she was awarded the Good Neighbor Week Award in 2009.
Women's History Month celebrates the great contributions that women have made to history, culture and society. It has been observed in the United States annually throughout the month of March since 1987. Visit womenshistorymonth.gov for more about Women's History Month in the US.