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Thursday, April 17, 2014

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What's Happening At The Gantt

Gantt Book Club Discussion - Ain't I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism

April 27 - Join other book lovers and explore Gantt exhibitions from a new perspective! Books that have inspired I See You: The Politics of Being exhibition artists are on tap. Join us for an engaging book discussion around artist Endia Beal's book pick, A...

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African American Art Since 1950: Perspectives from the David C. Driskell Center

October 26, 2013 - Current - African American Art Since 1950: Perspectives from the David C. Driskell Center is an exhibition in which works by renowned artists Romare Bearden, Elizabeth Catlett, and Sam Gilliam are coupled with the work of exciting new visionaries, including C...

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Event Details

  • Harper-Roddey Society

Black Philanthropy Month Panel Discussion & Cocktail Reception
August 23, 2013, 7:00 PM

Costs: Limited to Harper-Roddey Society members and their guests
You are encouraged to RSVP for this event

Please join the Harper-Roddey Society and New Generation of African-American Philanthropists (NGAAP) for an evening of engaging dialogue and cocktail reception to commemorate Black Philanthropy Month and the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington where Dr. King famously gave his "I Have a Dream" speech.

Valaida Fullwood and Charles Thomas will discuss their book, Giving Back: A Tribute to Generations of African-American Philanthropists, and discussion panel participants will share their personal journey of philanthropy and reflections on Dr. King’s dream. The panel includes Dr. Yele Aluko, Jeanne Brayboy, Herb Gray, Kevin Henry, Sonja Nichols and Meka Sales.

This event is open to all Harper-Roddey Society members and their guests. Not a member? To learn more, click here or contact Tiffany Graham, Director of Advancement, at (704) 547-3739 or

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