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We can thank these three women for Mother’s Day as we know it

May 12, 2023

The Mother’s Day the nation celebrates Sunday is the result of the efforts of many women over the last century, especially these three. The first was Ann Reeves Jarvis (1832-1905) of Virginia, who started local Mothers’ Day Work Clubs before the Civil War devoted to improving the health and sanitary conditions of mothers and their children.

Article Source: Baltimore Sun

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