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Wednesday, April 23, 2014

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What's Happening At The Gantt

Family Matters: What Does the Future Hold for the Black Male and His Family?

May 22 - The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts+Culture and the UNC Charlotte Center for the Study of the New South invite you to participate in the first of a yearlong series of free discussions – Real Talk: A Community Conversation - Th...

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I SEE YOU: The Politics of Being

January 26, 2014 - June 1, 2014 - This exhibition presents the work of six contemporary artists who expand the constructs of female identity in the 21st century. Surveying the range of ideas and illusions of the feminine mystique, this exhibition explores how women of the African Di...

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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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