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Can philanthropy be taught in a classroom?

November 27th, 2015

Can philanthropy be taught in a classroom? And would philanthropic donors armed with MBAs in impact and effectiveness actually be a good thing for the voluntary sector?

Sir Thomas Hughes-Hallett thinks so. He’s spent the last three years, and £30m of cash from hedge fund chief executive Paul Marshall, setting up the London School of Economics (LSE) new Marshall Institute for Philanthropy and Social Entrepreneurship.

The Guardian

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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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