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Do more than give : the six practices of donors who change the world

Author: Leslie R Crutchfield; John V Kania; Mark R Kramer
Publisher: San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, 2011.
Series: J-b us non-franchise leadership, 390
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"How donors change the world through the six catalytic practices of high-impact philanthropy. Do More Than Give provides a blueprint for individuals, philanthropists, and foundation leaders to increase their impact. Based on Forces for Good, this groundbreaking book demonstrates how the six practices of high-impact nonprofits apply to donors aiming to advance social causes. Rather than focus on the mechanics of  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leslie R Crutchfield; John V Kania; Mark R Kramer
ISBN: 9780470891445 0470891440
OCLC Number: 669744075
Description: xvii, 250 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Catalytic philanthropy --
Commit to your cause --
Practice 1: Advocate for change --
Practice 2: Blend profit with purpose --
Practice 3: Forge nonprofit peer networks --
Practice 4: Empower the people --
Practice 5: Lead adaptively --
Practice 6: Learn in order to change --
Toward a more catalytic future --
Appendices : A. Research methodology ; B. Peer survey questions ; C. Research advisors ; D. Review of the six practices of high-impact nonprofits in Forces for Good ; E. Getting started with catalytic philanthropy.
Series Title: J-b us non-franchise leadership, 390
Responsibility: Leslie R. Crutchfield, John V. Kania, and Mark R. Kramer.
Local System Bib Number:
394997

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This how-to book examines the modern role of philanthropy, moving from merely "giving away money" to becoming "active participants in the business of solving social and environmental problems." The Read more...

 
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