https://www.women-who-dare.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/Screen-Shot-2017-08-28-at-1.39.56-PM-1.png 1198 1198 René Delane https://www.women-who-dare.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Vector-Smart-Object-1.png René Delane2016-12-05 14:48:462020-05-28 20:34:29Born White…
“My mission in life is to connect people with people and people to ideas that cause us to pause, reflect and learn.”
– René Delane
Being born white at birth gave me immediate access to many doors of opportunity and privilege solely because of the color I was wrapped in.
As a child living in a values-rich but economically poor family — books, learning, and curiosity were the staples of our daily life.
Going to the local library or the rare big-city trip to the Pittsburgh Carnegie Museum followed by a meal in an ethnic restaurant eating matzo ball soup or fried rice became my idea of a splendid day. Read more →