Press "Enter" to skip to content

Category: Philanthropy & Charity

Charities and Broadcasting: Guide to Radio and Television

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 13.59 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The Christian relief group Feed the Children has been called by AIP "the most outrageous charity in America ." Individuals with higher levels of religiosity are more likely to engage in both organized volunteering and informal acts of compassion and, on average, give charitable donations more frequently and at higher levels. Such hospitals and orphanages went against the “scientific charity” of the new philanthropy. Meanwhile, persons who volunteer at religious organizations are dramatically bigger donors of money.

Continue reading Charities and Broadcasting: Guide to Radio and Television

Comments closed

The Shed That Fed a Million Children: The Mary's Meals Story

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 10.93 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Protestant churches are less involved with organizing and operating charities, favoring secular administration with church personnel acting merely in a cooperative capacity (Peck; 353,354). Because the need was so great, philanthropists were more concerned about meeting people's immediate needs for food and shelter than solving social problems. Duration: 4 years or 5 years including a professional placement. The program also sponsors a fellows' conference in a host country every year, to encourage continuing exchanges between fellows, and to help broaden understanding of this sector at the international level.

Continue reading The Shed That Fed a Million Children: The Mary's Meals Story

Comments closed

Philanthropy in America;: An introduction to the practices

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 8.55 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The Apax Foundation has made total cumulative donations of £1.4 million to charities to which members of the Apax team have given their time and skills. From 1938 to 1954, 4 billion dimes, many of them collected one at a time from all sectors of the U. The Commission was privately financed to spread information about proper sanitation and medical treatment throughout camps and hospitals during the Civil Wars in order to prevent needless suffering and loss of life through disease.

Continue reading Philanthropy in America;: An introduction to the practices

Comments closed

Annual Register of Grant Support 1995: A Directory of

Format: Paperback

Language:

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 8.16 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The central idea was that by forcing people in need of aid to live in poorhouses where living conditions were quite harsh, there would be fewer applicants. The Hebrews gave one-tenth of their income as a gift to God and to those in need. We work in partnership with journalists, law firms, social enterprises, NGOs and human rights leaders to foster socio-economic progress and spread the rule of law around the world. Stiles—author of a 2010 Pulitzer-winning biography of Vanderbilt—believes that his boorish reputation has been exaggerated.) But it certainly cannot be applied to all of the great philanthropists.

Continue reading Annual Register of Grant Support 1995: A Directory of

Comments closed

Burden or Benefit?: Imperial Benevolence and Its Legacies

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.02 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

And after flirting for the previous decade with more environmental structural reforms, social workers’ commitment to casework returned to a more “individual, dispositional orientation.” In fact, in the new century, many of the civic functions and reform causes that had incubated within COSs matured and developed separate and self-sustaining organizational apparatuses; housing reform and public health initiatives gained their own partisans and forums for deliberation and advocacy.

Continue reading Burden or Benefit?: Imperial Benevolence and Its Legacies

Comments closed

Regeneration: Being an Account of the Social Work of the

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 14.47 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

De Costa insisted upon a “right to beg,” which was “as sacred as the right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.” “No human statute can destroy that right,” he wrote, “any more than it can take from us the right to pray.” 41 It is not surprising that De Costa ultimately converted to Catholicism, for Catholics launched the most impassioned defense of traditional charity—and were also singled out by COS leaders for promoting “indiscriminate giving” and for substituting the emotional needs of the benefactor for the public good.

Continue reading Regeneration: Being an Account of the Social Work of the

Comments closed

Secrets of Successful Grantsmanship: A Guerrilla Guide to

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.56 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Tracking donations of $1m or more in the UK, USA, Middle East (GCC), Singapore, China, Hong Kong, Russia and South Africa, the Coutts Million Dollar Donors Report inspires and celebrates philanthropy around the world. Cultivating compassion does not require years of study and can be elicited quite rapidly. Prior to SMF he worked at Parent Gym, a philanthropic organisation working with parents and primary schools to change parenting behaviour in order to increase children's life chances.

Continue reading Secrets of Successful Grantsmanship: A Guerrilla Guide to

Comments closed

Group - Six People In Search of a Life

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 8.29 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

You can't just sign up for a Twitter account, create a Facebook Fan Page and then watch the donations roll in. Individual support for synagogues and welfare agencies grew into a Jewish federated philanthropy of pooled individual contributions that supports a defined institutional infrastructure. It is an specialist publisher for the non-profit sector. And among the low-income (less than $25,000 of annual income in 2003), New Englanders were notoriously skin-flinty, giving at less than half the national average for that income group.

Continue reading Group - Six People In Search of a Life

Comments closed

Free to All: Carnegie Libraries and American Culture,

Format: Paperback

Language:

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.20 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The War Amps is able to operate its many programs through donations from the public. Here I found that I had touched one knot of a large family known as “American Gypsies.” Three generations have been, and are, receiving public aid, numbering 125 persons; 65 per cent. were illegitimate; 57 per cent of the children died before the age of five. They quickly raised the $10,000 and donors voted for Holly to do a Single Ladies Video.

Continue reading Free to All: Carnegie Libraries and American Culture,

Comments closed

How A-CET Came to Ethiopia: David Stables' Autobiography

Format: Paperback

Language:

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 14.93 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Grants of up to $5,000 will be awarded in support of public humanities projects related to Florida or of interest to Floridians.... These help us develop stronger feedback loops, and create stronger, more efficient philanthropy. Samuel Lush is a management consultant for KPMG UK advising private banks and wealth managers on a variety of strategic, operational and... Both Socrates and the laws of Athens were described as "philanthropic and democratic".

Continue reading How A-CET Came to Ethiopia: David Stables' Autobiography

Comments closed