Lucy Craft Laney
Lucy Craft Laney was a major help in the economy for Black people during the Jim Crow era. What she did was create the first school for blacks while people refused to have multi-racial schools. She was a major help in making sure that black people still got the education they needed in life. What she did had changed many peoples lives because she knew their was a boycott going on and that children weren't getting the education that they needed so desperately for their future.