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Thoughts for Charleston

In the aftermath of Wednesday’s violence, our hearts and prayers are with the families of the victims and the entire Charleston community.

In the aftermath of Wednesday’s violence, our hearts and prayers are with the families of the victims and the entire Charleston community.  Community Foundations across the country work to unite their community – in times of joy and in times of tragedy.  We are grateful for the leadership of our friends at Coastal Community Foundation.  Their thoughtful message, linked to below, includes a number of ways that we can help today and, urges us to begin the conversations that will help avert future tragedies.  Please take time to read, reflect and respond.  Thank you.

Coastal Community Foundation’s Statement on June 17th, 2015 Emanuel A.M.E. Shooting