The COVID-19 pandemic has brought about many unwelcomed changes. People are dying at rates much higher than expected, and the Black Community, as always, is being hit harder than most. We are sheltering in place (translation: on international lockdown); putting a premium on personal hygiene and cleanliness; canceling events; closing government offices, except for essential functions; working from home and traveling only when absolutely necessary. Schools are closed. Churches are holding virtual services. Some businesses are laying off employees, with the potential of shutting down.

I believe we are in the midst of a revolution of sorts, and our lives…

Valerie F. Leonard

Founder, Nonprofit Utopia, the ideal community for emerging nonprofit leaders. Join @ https://nonprofitutopia.mn.co. Podcaster. Nonprofit Management Instructor.

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