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Philanthropy: Home



What is Philanthropy, you may ask. It is the desire to promote the welfare of others, expressed especially by the generous donation of money to good causes. This research guide will assist you in finding out what philanthropy is, its history, and how to become a philanthropist. This research guide features: books, links, and lists to assist you in your interest about this topic.

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