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October 19, 2014
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Social-Service Group’s Potential to Do More Inspires Donor to Give

Ron Aira, for The Chronicle

"Part of The Arc’s message is that if you’re trying to fix a social problem and you ignore the population that the Arc is serving, you’re leaving millions of people behind," says board member Carol Wheeler.

Carol Wheeler thinks of the charities she supports as relationships—and she likes to go slowly.

"My feeling is that we need to get to know each other. It takes time to develop people into generous donors. Eventually the contributions will catch up...

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