From BPM: ‘Feed Your Soul’ Lecture Series Highlights African American Giving in Arizona

up early in phoenix, no sun rising yet.
prepping for talk on legacy left,
once our brief sun is set.

Valaida
19 Feb 2014

Here’s a link to the BlackGivesBack.com piece on  the Arizona Community Foundation  lunch event during Black History Month:

“Feed Your Soul” Lecture Series Highlights African American Giving in Arizona

Student government leaders from Phoenix Job Corps members at ACF lunch event

Student government leaders from Phoenix Job Corps at ACF lunch event

My soul was fed that day.

— VF

Phoenix Foundation’s ‘Feed Your Soul’ Series

Food for the body is not enough. There must be food for the soul. — Dorothy Day, journalist and social activist

Phoenix rising on the horizon as the Arizona Community Foundation presents its Feed Your Soul lecture series.

Photography by Charles W. Thomas, Jr.

Photography by Charles W. Thomas, Jr.

“In honor of Black History Month, the Black Philanthropy Initiative will host an intimate discussion regarding the history of African American giving, featuring Valaida Fullwood, author of Giving Back: A Tribute to Generations of African American Philanthropists, and Charlene Tarver, Esq., estate planning attorney.

Join us as we investigate the journey through Black traditions in giving and explore ways to drive change in our communities.”

More info here.