In African-American communities, there are various interpretations of both charity and philanthropy, as well as the activities and individuals associated with charitable or philanthropic work.
Jacqueline Novogratz applies the principles of capitalism with a soulful, human heart. "The world will not change with inspiration alone" she says.
So, each day this year, Betty is giving $100 to a cause that moves her. And writing about it on her blog, WhatGives365.