Charity vs. Philanthropy: A Historical Perspective On February 21

February 6, 2018 / No Comments

What we now know as philanthropy operated along religious lines until relatively recently. Brian Amkraut, Ph.D., Executive Director, Laura and Alvin Siegal Lifelong Learning Program, discusses how charity as religious obligation was essential in the traditions of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam,...

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April 27 Nonprofit Panel on Volunteerism and Philanthropy

February 15, 2017 / No Comments

Every nonprofit organization needs to know: How do you engage volunteers? Attend the “lunch-and-learn” panel discussion “Volunteerism and Philanthropy: Cultivating Gifts of Time and Money” on Thursday, April 27, at 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Mandel Community Studies Ce...

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Social Entrepreneurship Panel Discussion on March 23

February 7, 2017 / No Comments

Learn more about Northeast Ohio’s most successful social entrepreneurships from the people who founded them at “Social Entrepreneurship: When Social Mission and Market Forces Meet.” This “lunch-and-learn” panel discussion on Thursday, March 23, at 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 ...

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Inside the Donor’s Mind: The Science of Giving on February 23

February 3, 2017 / No Comments

What does the evidence-based research tell us about how to motivate donors? Explore this timely topic at Inside the Donor’s Mind: The Science of Giving on Thursday, February 23, at 12:30 p.m. with speaker Daniel J. Mansoor, who will go beyond anecdotes, gut feelings, and traditions to ident...

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