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• These experts offer insight into why and how to conduct philanthropy.
• How are their values and methods around philanthropy similar to and different from yours? How can philanthropists continue to learn and evolve throughout their lives?
• Watch this video to learn about high impact philanthropy.
Dan Pallotta: The Way We Think About Charity Is Dead Wrong
In this TED Talk, Dan Pallotta (an avid fundraiser and activist) discusses how some double standards within the industry are causing charitable acts to be more difficult than they need to be. He describes our bond with charities as broken, and aims to fix the issue.
Melinda and Bill Gates: Why Giving Away Our Wealth Has Been The Most Satisfying Thing We’ve Done
As one of the wealthiest families in the world, they’ve decided to spread that wealth to those who need it most. This inspiring TED Talk goes beyond the nature of donations and dives deep into the nature of giving,
Katherine Fulton: You Are The Future Of Philanthropy