- More Than 1,000 San Diegans Gather National Philanthropy Day. // San Diego Business Journal;12/6/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 49, pA29
The article reports on the gathering of San Diego, California philanthropists and nonprofit professionals for the 38th Annual National Philanthropy Day Luncheon sponsored by the Association of Fundraising Professionals San Diego chapter (AFPSD).
- AFRP to toast generous donors. // Chinatown News;10/18/93, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p18
Announces the nomination of three Chinese Canadians for the Philanthropic Leadership Award. Site of awards luncheon; Goals of award; Categories; Names of nominees; Background of association; Cost of tickets; Address and contact person.
- Sweet charity. Jubilee, Vincent // Caribbean Business;3/2/1995, Vol. 23 Issue 9, following p28
Deals with the growth in board membership with philanthropic organizations in Puerto Rico. Motivations for joining; Leading Puerto Rican philanthropists; Tips on getting invited to join boards.
- The ripple effect of a generous spirit. Gardner, Marilyn // Christian Science Monitor;8/25/99, Vol. 91 Issue 189, p16
Profiles people whose generous spirit has impacted many, including Charles Joelson who saved public school libraries from closing, Eugene Lang, who provided college scholarships to New York City students, and Dominique Lapierre, who used royalties from books to help the impoverished in India.
- Philanthrophy should first do no harm. Sowell, Thomas // Headway;Jul97, Vol. 9 Issue 7, p17
Opinion. Presents the author's view on the increasing number of philanthropies in United States. Economist theory on the purpose of philanthropy.
- The philanthropist next door. Geier, Thom // U.S. News & World Report;12/22/97, Vol. 123 Issue 24, p68
Focuses on the philanthropic efforts of ordinary people in the United States. People who have benefited from the booming economy and now plan to share a portion of their good fortune with others; Amount of money that Americans donated to charitable causes in 1996; The exploration of private...
- His clowning glory. // People;11/13/95, Vol. 44 Issue 20, p111
Reports on a clown Mr. Twister who pays people's parking meters for them. Reason; Illegal to do so; Law challenged by Mr. Twister; Comments from lawyer Ben. Rice; Case won.
- LIBYA-BRITAIN. // Middle East Reporter (Weekly Edition);11/13/2010, Vol. 137 Issue 1228, p6
The article reports on the announcement made by the British Foreign Ministry regarding the seven British humanitarians who were apprehended on board a vessel off the Libyan Coast.
- The fine art of giving. // Time;12/16/1996, Vol. 148 Issue 27, p48
Discusses the Slate 60, a list of the largest charitable donations in the United States by families or individuals gathered from publicly available resources. `Slate,' Microsoft's online magazine, which compiled the list; People on the list, including Samuel and Aline Skaggs, George Soros and...
- The new breed of philanthropists. Spencer, Theodore // Town & Country;May97, Vol. 151 Issue 5204, p130
Presents a tribute to several American philanthropists. Accounts on the exemplary deeds of American philanthropists; Benefits given to the handicapped, the homeless, and those trapped with serious illnesses; Ways in giving donations.