Lesson 2 – The Philanthropic Sector: Correcting Some Myths

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There are many myths, misconceptions, and partial truths about the philanthropic sector. This lesson addresses some of the most prominent of these myths and provides the actual facts and figures about the impressive size, scope, and social role of philanthropy.

Instructor: Dr. Elizabeth Boris, Institute Fellow at Urban Institute.

Back to: Course 1.1 – Introduction to Philanthropy