November 3, 2010 RSS feed / Columns

Don’t let this generation slip away before their stories are told


My friend Rivka is dying. She has been fighting breast cancer for over five years since she was 39. After going through three surgeries, the breast cancer metastasized to her bones, liver, lungs and ultimately her brain. More...

Life’s simple pleasures can bring sunshine to the dreariest day


Every morning, as I stumble around the kitchen, I see it: my little treasure. Nobody else in the world would notice it, or pay it any mind. And no wonder. More...

Women are often overlooked as a community philanthropic resource


I just finished a fascinating study by Indiana University researcher Debra Mesch at the Women’s Philanthropy Institute at The Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University. More...