Do More Than Give: The Six Practices of Donors Who Change the World
Do More Than Give provides a blueprint for individuals, philanthropists, and foundation leaders to increase their impact.Based on Forces for Good, this groundbreaking bookdemonstrates how the six practices of high-impact nonprofits applyto donors aiming to advance social causes. Rather than focus on themechanics of effective grantmaking, reporting, or evaluation, thisbook instead proposes that donors can become proactive catalystsfor change by rising to meet the challenges of our increasinglyinterdependent world. Key principles include: going beyond checkwriting/traditional volunteering; advocating for change; leveragingbusiness; forging peer networks; empowering individuals; leadingadaptively; and developing learning organizations.
- Contains robust case studies depicting every type ofphilanthropy (corporate, community, operating, specialized, andlarge private and family foundations)
- Includes easy to use "Key Takeaways" tailored for donors at the"beginner" and "experienced" levels of catalytic philanthropy
- Authors are internationally-acclaimed philanthropic, nonprofit, and corporate social responsibility strategy experts who frequentlyspeak and train on high-impact philanthropy
In good economic times or bad, this book provides guidance forgivers to increase the impact of their charitable resources and gobeyond check-writing to help solve problems and change theworld.
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