3. Hundreds of Sites Are Named For Whitney Young —
The legacy of Whitney Young is truly immeasurable, as hundreds of schools and other sites are named for Young. The East Capitol Street Bridge in Washington, D.C., was renamed the Whitney Young Memorial Bridge in his honor.
Clark Atlanta University named its School of Social Work, where Whitney Young served as Dean, in Young's honor. The Whitney M. Young School of Social Work is well known for founding the "Afro-Centric" prospective of social work.