Charity and Philanthropy For Dummies book cover

Charity and Philanthropy For Dummies

Authors:
Michael T. S. Lindenmayer ,
John Kluge ,
Karl T. Muth
Published: February 3, 2014

Overview

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.

  • Help with selecting where to donate or invest
  • Ideas for how you can make a difference without having pots of money
  • Advice on socially responsible and impact investing
  • Techniques for reaching out to others to help your cause - from a local to a global level

You don't need deep pockets to make a difference—you need Charity & Philanthropy For Dummies.

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.

  • Help with selecting where to donate or invest
  • Ideas for how you can make a difference without having pots of money
  • Advice on socially responsible and impact investing
  • Techniques for reaching out to others to help your cause - from a local to a global level

You don't need deep pockets to make a difference—you need Charity & Philanthropy For Dummies.

Charity and Philanthropy For Dummies Cheat Sheet

If you’re interested in giving to charity but don’t know where to start, this Cheat Sheet is for you. Crammed with information on getting started with giving, different ways to give, and finding the right charity to give to, you’ll soon be clued up enough to make your own decisions and go about beginning your own philanthropic journey.