Tag Archives: giving circle

Community knows what community needs

Tina Crisp is a member of the Sankofa Fund of Southwestern Pennsylvania, and her favorite place to be is in the comfort of her own home. __________ My memories of Denver make me feel a complete sense of pride, seeing … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 Denver Conference, Member Reflections, Philanthropic Thinking | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

‘We have to pay for our own liberation’

Written by Gloria Webb, a CIN member since 2007 The 2011 CIN Leadership Summit, the first weekend of October, was absolutely wonderful!  Penn Center provided the ideal conference atmosphere for creating strategies for the future and reflecting on the past. … Continue reading

Posted in Member Reflections | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Life Changing Experience

Written by Stephan Gater, a CIN member since 2011 I was very blessed to be able to attend the 2011 Community Investment Network (CIN) annual Leadership Summit in St. Helena Island, South Carolina this year. I must say the experience … Continue reading

Posted in Member Reflections | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Going Around in Circles Can Be Worthwhile!

Written by Dr. Ben Dixon, a CIN member since 2005 Chris Rock jokes about Black people not reading… “If you want to hide something from Black folk, put in a book.” (Or, blog).  Bill Cosby admonishes us about the “Black culture … Continue reading

Posted in Philanthropic Thinking | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment