The Resource Charity and philanthropy for dummies, Karl T. Muth, Michael T.S. Lindenmayer and John Kluge, (electronic resource)

Charity and philanthropy for dummies, Karl T. Muth, Michael T.S. Lindenmayer and John Kluge, (electronic resource)

Label
Charity and philanthropy for dummies
Title
Charity and philanthropy for dummies
Statement of responsibility
Karl T. Muth, Michael T.S. Lindenmayer and John Kluge
Title variation
Charity & philanthropy for dummies
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The easy way to make a difference Despite tough economic times, rates of donations are on the rise. If you want to make a difference but don't know where to start, you need Charity & Philanthropy For Dummies. This is your one-stop, no-nonsense guide to charitable activities. Inside you'll find lots of strategies for philanthropic work such as volunteering your time, raising funds, donating your own cash or expertise, impact investing, and social entrepreneurship. You'll also find lots of case studies from charities big and small to show you what works and what doesn't.<li
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Muth, Karl T
Dewey number
658.15224
Index
no index present
LC call number
HG177 .M348 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lindenmayer, Michael T. S
  • Kluge, John
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Charity
  • Fund raising
  • Business
  • Business
  • Charity
  • Fund raising
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Industrial Management
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Management
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Management Science
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Organizational Behavior
Label
Charity and philanthropy for dummies, Karl T. Muth, Michael T.S. Lindenmayer and John Kluge, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=FC3221B6-20EB-4FE4-809A-821CAD3A8D80
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Description based upon print version of record
  • Part III: Delivering on Your Good Intentions: Practical Ways to Get Involved
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • At a Glance; Table of Contents; Introduction; About This Book; Foolish Assumptions; Icons Used in This Book; Beyond the Book; Where to Go from Here; Part I: Getting Started with Charity & Philanthropy; Chapter 1: Introducing Philanthropy: Your Passport to Helping Others; Getting into the Spirit of Giving and Philanthropy; Identifying Ways to Give; Finding Causes and Organisations to Support; Staying Engaged and Committed; Improving the World Today, Tomorrow, and into the Future; Chapter 2: Working out Why and How You Want To Give; Understanding Your Philanthropic Motivation
  • Determining the Extent of Your PhilanthropyGetting through Giving: What You Receive in Return; Managing Your Expectations; Bringing Families Together; Chapter 3: Figuring Out How and What You Can Give; Giving Your Time; Making Best Use of Your Talents; Dealing in Transactions; Handing over Your Treasure; Making Choices and Setting Limits: Understanding that Both Are Beneficial; Chapter 4: Discovering and Implementing Your Philanthropic Passion; Searching for a Cause That Sparks Your Passion; Deciding Where to Focus Your Philanthropy; Checking Out Your Chosen Charities: Due Diligence
  • Taking Initial Steps to Maximise Your ImpactPart II: Knowing Where Your Money Goes: Which Sector Is For You?; Chapter 5: Encouraging Education around the World; Going to the Head of the Class: Education Philanthropy; Supporting Educational Establishments; Creating Tomorrow's Leaders: Youth Groups; Spreading the Power of Education: Inspirational Stories; Chapter 6: Surfing the Age Tidal Wave: Helping the Elderly; Building an Active Senior Giveback Lifestyle; Creating Support Communities; Helping the Elderly; Chapter 7: Nur turing the Planet's Children; Getting Started in Children's Charities
  • Creating Play Spaces for ChildrenSupporting Children through Education; Promoting Nurturing Environments and Safe Havens; Chapter 8: Getting Healthy Together: Philanthropy and Healthcare; Looking into Healthcare and Carers; Increasing Access to Healthcare in Developed Countries; Promoting Health in the Poorest Regions of the World; Contributing towards a Variety of Other Healthcare Causes; Using Technology to Improve Health; Chapter 9: Becoming Eco: Protecting the Planet; Going Green: Finding Inspiration and a Focus; Coming Clean on Sanitation
  • Water, Water Everywhere . . . But Is It Fit to Drink?Protecting the Planet's Animals; Greening Your Community; Chapter 10: Venturing into Venture Philanthropy; Understanding Venture Philanthropy; Providing Healthy, Nutritious Food; Harnessing Technology with Mobile Mania; Tying Your Interests to Venture Philanthropy; Chapter 11: Solving Problems through Innovation and Technology; Thinking about Technology's Role in Philanthropy; Providing the Most Basic Needs with Technology; Competing for Good in the Virtual World; Collaborating for a Better Tomorrow: Crowdfunding; Calling All Experts
Control code
ocn868491195
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (411 p.)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781119943938
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
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unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868491195
Label
Charity and philanthropy for dummies, Karl T. Muth, Michael T.S. Lindenmayer and John Kluge, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=FC3221B6-20EB-4FE4-809A-821CAD3A8D80
Publication
Note
  • Description based upon print version of record
  • Part III: Delivering on Your Good Intentions: Practical Ways to Get Involved
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • At a Glance; Table of Contents; Introduction; About This Book; Foolish Assumptions; Icons Used in This Book; Beyond the Book; Where to Go from Here; Part I: Getting Started with Charity & Philanthropy; Chapter 1: Introducing Philanthropy: Your Passport to Helping Others; Getting into the Spirit of Giving and Philanthropy; Identifying Ways to Give; Finding Causes and Organisations to Support; Staying Engaged and Committed; Improving the World Today, Tomorrow, and into the Future; Chapter 2: Working out Why and How You Want To Give; Understanding Your Philanthropic Motivation
  • Determining the Extent of Your PhilanthropyGetting through Giving: What You Receive in Return; Managing Your Expectations; Bringing Families Together; Chapter 3: Figuring Out How and What You Can Give; Giving Your Time; Making Best Use of Your Talents; Dealing in Transactions; Handing over Your Treasure; Making Choices and Setting Limits: Understanding that Both Are Beneficial; Chapter 4: Discovering and Implementing Your Philanthropic Passion; Searching for a Cause That Sparks Your Passion; Deciding Where to Focus Your Philanthropy; Checking Out Your Chosen Charities: Due Diligence
  • Taking Initial Steps to Maximise Your ImpactPart II: Knowing Where Your Money Goes: Which Sector Is For You?; Chapter 5: Encouraging Education around the World; Going to the Head of the Class: Education Philanthropy; Supporting Educational Establishments; Creating Tomorrow's Leaders: Youth Groups; Spreading the Power of Education: Inspirational Stories; Chapter 6: Surfing the Age Tidal Wave: Helping the Elderly; Building an Active Senior Giveback Lifestyle; Creating Support Communities; Helping the Elderly; Chapter 7: Nur turing the Planet's Children; Getting Started in Children's Charities
  • Creating Play Spaces for ChildrenSupporting Children through Education; Promoting Nurturing Environments and Safe Havens; Chapter 8: Getting Healthy Together: Philanthropy and Healthcare; Looking into Healthcare and Carers; Increasing Access to Healthcare in Developed Countries; Promoting Health in the Poorest Regions of the World; Contributing towards a Variety of Other Healthcare Causes; Using Technology to Improve Health; Chapter 9: Becoming Eco: Protecting the Planet; Going Green: Finding Inspiration and a Focus; Coming Clean on Sanitation
  • Water, Water Everywhere . . . But Is It Fit to Drink?Protecting the Planet's Animals; Greening Your Community; Chapter 10: Venturing into Venture Philanthropy; Understanding Venture Philanthropy; Providing Healthy, Nutritious Food; Harnessing Technology with Mobile Mania; Tying Your Interests to Venture Philanthropy; Chapter 11: Solving Problems through Innovation and Technology; Thinking about Technology's Role in Philanthropy; Providing the Most Basic Needs with Technology; Competing for Good in the Virtual World; Collaborating for a Better Tomorrow: Crowdfunding; Calling All Experts
Control code
ocn868491195
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (411 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781119943938
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868491195

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