The Philanthropy Roundtable’s mission is to foster excellence in philanthropy, to protect philanthropic freedom, to assist donors in achieving their philanthropic intent, and to help donors advance liberty, opportunity, and personal responsibility in America and abroad. Follow Karl Zinsmeister's podcast, Sweet Charity, for short weekly stories about how private giving solves public problems.
The Humanitarian Habits of Religious People
America’s extraordinary generosity and historic faith are closely linked.
American Giving Viewed from Abroad
A recent speaking trip to Australia reminds us how unusual U.S. philanthropy is
The Backlash Against School Reform
Enemies of innovation have got the upper hand right now. Here’s a Throwback Thursday reminder of why that’s not good—and won’t last.
Meet the World’s Largest Musical Instrument
Voluntary givers created it, restored it, and are saving it for the future
A Walk Through Some Nation-changing Churches
Giving thanks for Boston’s charitable houses of worship.
Some Common Criticisms of Philanthropy — Part 3
…and a few quick answers. Part 3 of three podcasts.
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Fascinating bits of knowledge and inspiration
Well worth a listen! You will feel amazed at the culture of philanthropy in our great country and all the good things that can come from the generosity and selflessness of others.
Great little stories, and I learn a lot.
If you want to have an accurate sense of the huge breadth of private giving and private reform of social problems in our country, you should subscribe. Lively, and only about 5 minutes or so.