Bronfman, Charles

The Art of Giving: Where the Soul Meets a Business Plan

Bronfman, Charles - The Art of Giving: Where the Soul Meets a Business Plan, ebook


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An honest assessment for how to determine your individual relationship with charitable giving in today's world

From world-renowned philanthropists Charles Bronfman and Jeffrey Solomon of the Andrea and Charles Bronfman Philanthropies comes a comprehensive guide on how to be a canny, street-smart, effective philanthropist, regardless of your income level. It is also a perfect companion for nonprofit program and development executives who would like to introduce donors to their work and their organizations.

Despite their critical importance to philanthropy, donors have few resources for solid information about making their gifts-deciding what type of gift to give, how to structure it, the tax implications, what level of follow-up and transparency they should ask for and expect, and countless other complexities. This book fills that vacuum and helps you gain a special understanding of philanthropy as a business undertaking as well as a deeply personal, reflective process.

Drawing on decades of experience, the authors offer a fresh, enlivening approach to the nonprofit enterprise that, too often, is undervalued and thought of as the province of the burnt-out and the overwhelmed. Along with its many candid insights and memorable anecdotes, The Art of Giving also offers instruction on how to create a business plan for giving that works for you.

Keywords: guide to philanthropy, guide to charitable donations, guide to sensible philanthropy, determining charitable donations, determining your donation ability, how to know how much to give, guidelines to charitable giving, guidelines to donating, guidelines to philanthropy, Seagram's founder, Birthright Israel, The Andrea and Charles Bronfman Philanthropies, ACBP

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