Women of African descent learn to keep a personal touch in philanthropy while growing ties to foundations and nonprofits.
Robert Franklin, Star Tribune
Last update: December 06, 2006 – 10:11 PM
Julie Green started a nonprofit to give surplus goods to needy people in Liberia and Monrovia as well as the Twin Cities. Betty Emarita's relatives built a family compound and school in Nigeria. Brikti Hiwet is helping to market purses made by young women for a charity in her native Ethiopia."