Charity Detox: What Charity Would Look Like If We Cared About Results

Charity Detox: What Charity Would Look Like If We Cared About Results

by Robert D. Lupton

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780062307286
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 07/05/2016
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 208
Sales rank: 414,344
Product dimensions: 5.20(w) x 7.80(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

ROBERT D. LUPTON is founder and president of FCS (Focused Community Strategies) Urban Ministries and author of Toxic Charity;  Theirs Is the Kingdom; Return Flight; Renewing the City; Compassion, Justice, and the Christian Life; and the widely circulated “Urban Perspectives” newsletter. He has a Ph.D. in psychology from the University of Georgia.

To learn more, visit www.fcsministries.org.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The Bad News About Good Works 1

Chapter 2 Partnering with Business 25

Chapter 3 Social Entrepreneurs 45

Chapter 4 Return on Investment 67

Chapter 5 Meeting Market Demands 89

Chapter 6 Reciprocal Exchange: Food 109

Chapter 7 The Three Rs of Community Development 129

Chapter 8 Gentrification with Justice: Education and Economic Development 153

Chapter 9 For-Profit Missions: International Development 169

Conclusion 185

About the Author 193

About FCS Urban Ministries 195

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