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Give smart : philanthropy that gets results

Author: Thomas J Tierney; Joel L Fleishman
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, 2012, ©2011.
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Argues that philanthropy is best approached by carefully selecting which organizations to give to, rather than indiscriminately donating to needy organizations, no matter the cause.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas J Tierney; Joel L Fleishman
ISBN: 9781610391467 1610391462
OCLC Number: 785432486
Description: xiv, 257 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: From aspirations to impact --
What are my values and beliefs? --
What is "success," and how can it be achieved? --
What am I accountable for? --
What will it take to get the job done? --
How do I work with grantees? --
Am I getting better?
Responsibility: Thomas J. Tierney, Joel L. Fleishman ; with Nan Stone.

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"This book is among the very best I have seen in an emerging genre of donor-education literature."--Chronicle of Philanthropy  Read more...

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Jim Collins "Give Smart is a great gift to the world. By asking questions--the right questions--Tierney and Fleishman guide, advise, challenge, and, as with all great teachers, push us to find our Read more...

 
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