Tomorrow Begins Today: African American Women As We Age.

Author:Sturgis, Ingrid
Position:Brief article - Book review
 
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* Tomorrow Begins Today: African American Women As We Age Edited by Cheryl Woodruff The National Council of Negro Women March 2006, $24.95, ISBN 0-976-54000-2

The National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) is celebrating its 70th anniversary by publishing a book that calls itself a prescription to help women make their vision--for financial health, security and healthy living--a reality. According to Tomorrow Begins Today, edited by Cheryl Woodruff, one-third of the African American women in the United States are in the prime of their lives, from ages 35 to 59. These industrious women, in their key decision-making years, are living longer and more healthily than ever before; and they have more money and are more educated than ever before.

Based on real-life experiences collected from focus groups and national research, the book features expert advice and wisdom on topics ranging from health to finances to life satisfaction. It includes...

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