Category Archives: Book Reviews

Valaida’s 2012 Retrospective: publishing, framers of philanthropy and “the book”

Valaida Fullwood, is a founding member of Charlotte’s New Generation of African American Philanthropists giving circle as well as a member of the CIN board since 2009. Yet, she is becoming most recognizable as the author of Giving Back: A … Continue reading

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Relaxed, renewed and ready with Leo Tolstoy

by Margaret Arney, a member of the Growing Black Men of Milwaukee giving circle This summer I picked up War and Peace to read again. I felt embarrassed at my nerdy choice for beach reading when asked about it. The … Continue reading

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Looking at ‘Half of the Sky,’ from Dorothy Clark

Editor’s note: CIN invites members to submit book reviews of somew of your great summer reads. There is nothing that inspires me to pick up a book, or seek out a new title like the affirmation that someone else’s book … Continue reading

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