A Year of Living Generously
Dispatches From the Front Lines of PhilanthropyeBook - 2010
Can one person make a difference?. When we write a cheque to a charity, or run in a fundraiser, or volunteer at a food bank, we're part of the solution, aren't we?. Author and journalist Lawrence Scanlan went searching for answers to those questions. He selected twelve different charitable organizations and devoted a month to each. What he discovered during his year-long odyssey was the new face of philanthropy - its players, its politics, its undeniable satisfactions and its fundamental perils. Scanlan works alongside other volunteer builders in hurricane-ravaged New Orleans, teaches journali.
Publisher: Vancouver [B.C.] : Douglas & McIntyre, c2010 (Saint-Lazare, Quebec : Gibson Library Connections, 2010)
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xv, 343 p.)
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