Creative Philanthropy: Towards a New Philanthropy for the Twenty-First Century (2006)

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Diana Leat & Helmut Anheier. London: Routledge, 2006

Critical of the great majority of foundations who are said to fall short of fulfilling their potential, the authors seek to encourage foundations to change and improve. Beginning with a discussion of the historical development of foundation philanthropy, the second half offers inspiration in the form of lengthy case studies of foundations which are said to operate in a creative way.

  • History of philanthropy
  • Government, legal and tax issues
  • Trusts & foundations