Lesson 1 – What is Philanthropy?

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This lesson presents a definition of and persuasive case for the term “philanthropy.” It overviews the importance of philanthropy in society and how it is distinctive from the other two major sectors, business and government.

Instructor: Dr. Michael Moody, Frey Foundation Chair for Family Philanthropy at the Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy.

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