Philanthropy as ‘Sisyphus’

Ylvisaker, in his speech to the 1976 International Conference on Opportunities for Philanthropy, argued that doing philanthropy is akin to [...]

Philanthropy as ‘Sisyphus’2019-06-03T20:23:58+01:00

Philanthropy as ‘love’

Given that the earliest image of philanthropy is associated with Prometheus' love of humanity, what better image to finish with [...]

Philanthropy as ‘love’2018-12-03T21:09:32+00:00

Trusts as ‘underground rivers’

Today's image of philanthropy raises questions about the visibility and understanding of foundations and their activities. As Anthony Sampson stated: [...]

Trusts as ‘underground rivers’2018-12-20T10:07:50+00:00

Philanthropy as ‘a pebble in a pond’

Today’s image of philanthropy focuses on philanthropy’s potential to act as a catalyst and create far reaching ‘ripples’. This is [...]

Philanthropy as ‘a pebble in a pond’2018-12-03T16:45:43+00:00
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