It is with great sadness that we report that Esther Wattenberg passed away on July 19, just shy of her 100th birthday.
A professor of social work at the University of Minnesota, she was a fierce advocate for underserved women and children. Esther was a critical part of CURA's work for several decades and a treasured part of the CURA family. May her memory be an inspiration.
- Minnesota child welfare pioneer Esther Wattenberg dies at age 99 from the Star Tribune
- Esther Wattenberg: One of CURA's finest since (almost) the beginning profile from CURA's 50th Anniversary