Thanks to the many Fellows and Fellows for Life who participated in yesterday's contest -- I wish we could send free copies of Whatever It Takes to all of you, but our four winners are Melanie Odeleye, Elizabeth Sack, Julie Lauffenburger, and Blake Dohrn. I invite all of you, though, to mark Thursday, October 22 on your calendar: that's the date we'll have our first ASF Recommended Reading … [Read more...] about ASF Recommended Reading: Congratulations to Our “Whatever It Takes” Winners!
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Social activist Geoffrey Canada is the man behind the Harlem Children's Zone -- described by President Obama as "an all-encompassing, all-hands-on-deck antipoverty effort that is literally saving a generation of children." As Paul Tough writes in Whatever It Takes: Geoffrey Canada's Quest to Change Harlem and America, the Harlem Children's Zone is a 97-block social experiment predicated on the … [Read more...] about ASF Recommended Reading — Win a Copy of “Whatever It Takes”!