Tuesday, September 20, 2011
The Changemakers: 10 Celebrity Black Philanthropists | The Atlanta Post
The Changemakers: 10 Celebrity Black Philanthropists | The Atlanta Post: As the late, great civil rights leader and educator Mary McLeod Bethune once said, “As I give, I get.” We must remember that it is always better to give than to receive. Charity begins at home and by home I mean the black community. Don’t feel as though you must give a large amount of money; your time is just as valuable. This featured group of entertainers, business moguls and innovators know just that. So let’s take inspiration from the following notable figures and their philanthropy.