11301 N. Meridian Street
Carmel, Indiana 46032-4564
317.348.4679
  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon

© 2019 by Center for the Study of Liberty

Bridge Alliance.png

Website design by Keri Anderson and Spencer Ozbun

DIG WHERE YOU ARE

BY NAN ALEXANDER DOYAL

 

VIRTUAL READING GROUP

MARCH 2019

Overview

The Center for the Study of Liberty brought together a group of participants from around the country for an extended discussion about how individuals can change their communities for the better.

 

Group members read and reflected on Nan Alexander Doyal's book Dig Where You Are over the course of 4 weeksIn Dig Where You Are, Doyal offers portraits and interviews with change-makers all over the world, including Narayana Health's Dr. Devi Shetty and Delancey Street's Mimi Silbert.

 

Participants joined live discussion sessions in Zoom video conferences each week to discuss the stories and principles outlined in the book. They asked questions such as: What is charity? Do we need to be altruistic people to make a real difference in the world? How do we determine which challenges or problems to address in our communities? What is a "business with a social purpose" and why is sustainability important?  

The conversation was moderated by Center executive director Jennifer Thompson.

Group Member Feedback

"I  appreciated hearing the perspectives of other book club participants who were interested in this subject, and hearing about their personal experiences and efforts to make the world a better place."