When people of goodwill agree to tackle difficult topics like race, walls are tumbled and healing begins. That’s what happened at the Circle of Influence Leadership Summit when more than 100 community leaders gathered in Columbia to devise a community strategy to combat racial bias in South Carolina. The problem is complex, but the solution starts with an honest conversation. Respecting our differences helps us embrace what we all have in common, our humanity. Find out more about the four strategies developed at the Leadership Summit to foster racial healing in the Winter 2017 Edition of IMARA Woman magazine.