We define philanthropy as the giving of resources in an engaged and strategic way for maximum impact and in a tax efficient manner. It can include the giving of money, assets, time, talent, voice and one’s social capital. We believe in the power of philanthropy as a great social connector and the source of many great opportunities.

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It Ain't What You Give It's The Way That You Give It

Aug 19th 2012
It Ain't What You Give It's The Way That You Give It

By Caroline Fiennes

£12.99 from Giving Evidence

The premise of this book is that not all charities are equal – that some make better use of donations than others - and that it is possible (indeed, essential) to learn how to work out which ones to support.

Caroline Fiennes conveys basic principles for good giving, alongside huge amounts of common sense insights into the nature of charities and how donors can best support them to improve the world. For donors – big or small – seeking to improve the effectiveness of their giving, this is £12.99 well spent.

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