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Call me Steve: the extraordinary life of Stephanie Shirley

October 13th, 2015

She has no plans to retire, and continues to thoughtfully apply her business skills to her philanthropy—which she says is a more strategic undertaking than simply writing a cheque.

Extolling the pleasures of giving, she says giving her wealth away has been the most rewarding stage of her life.

'The money I have let go has brought me infinitely more joy than the money I have hung on to,' she says.


In conversation with Daniel Lee of the Levi Strauss Foundation

In conversation with Nicole Richards at the Philanthropy Meets Parliament Summit, Daniel Lee shared his insights on topics including the role of philanthropy as a driver of systems change which addresses root causes of social challenges, the relationship between philanthropy and government and what the new political environment in the United States means for philanthropy.

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