December 27, 2015
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What is the difference between "black" philanthropy and any other kind of philanthropy? Halima has a great conversation with two colleagues about the historical context and cultural nuances of philanthropy in the African American community. The conversation also covers trends in black philanthropy including giving at HBCUs. Halima and her guests also take time to educate African Americans who wish to increase their giving by talking about the importance of giving with a vision.
Vincent Bayyan and Darryl Lester join the conversation. Vince is a development professional with more than 25 years' experience and he is the interim director of Corporate and Foundation Relations at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. Vince is also a diversity recruitment specialist and workshop facilitator. Darryl is a social entrepreneur community philanthropist. He is the founder of HindSight Consulting and the Community Investment Network.