What is Philanthropy?, Institutional Edition

What is Philanthropy?, Institutional Edition

by Salvatore Alalmo

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Overview

If you think you know about giving, think again!

What is Philanthropy? is a feature length documentary that portrays and discusses the concept of giving within the American context through a critical lens and a variety of perspectives. Contributors to the documentary include; actor Mike Farrell, NFL quarterback Alex Smith, Evelyn Lauder from the Estee' Lauder Companies, Civil Rights Leader Dr. William G. Anderson, Nell Newman, co-founder of Newman's Own Organics, US Senator Charles Grassley, as well as leading scholars and average citizens. Educator's Guide available (see related links).

The film was an official selection of four film festivals and a nominee for an Eclipse Award.

Run time: 86 minutes

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780253029188
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Publication date: 02/06/2017
Edition description: Institutional Edition
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.00(h) x (d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Salvatore Alaimo is an Associate Professor in the School of Public, Nonprofit and Health Administration at Grand Valley State University where he teaches courses in philanthropy and nonprofit administration. Dr. Alaimo has published articles in New Directions for Evaluation and the Journal of the Grant Professionals Association, and book chapters in The Jossey-Bass Reader on Nonprofit and Public Leadership, Volunteer Administration: Professional Practice, and the Handbook of Research on Nonprofit Economics and Management. He earned his PhD studying philanthropy at Indiana University, Indianapolis and is also certified in volunteer administration (CVA).

Table of Contents

The documentary has:

Over 15 segment menu choices including o Faith & Religion o Social Entrepreneurship o Foundations o Volunteerism o Advocacy o Social Activism

Four additional special features o Interviews with the Producer o Philanthropy's Impact on People o Fundraising o Tribute to Robert Payton

Subtitles in o English SDH
o Spanish o French o Chinese (Mandarin)

What People are Saying About This

"I can envision it being an important teaching/learning tool for many different audiences. We need such a documentary to provoke more critical and engaged discussions about philanthropy in America and around the globe."

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I can envision it being an important teaching/learning tool for many different audiences. We need such a documentary to provoke more critical and engaged discussions about philanthropy in America and around the globe.

Dr. Dwight Burlingame

"I can envision it being an important teaching/learning tool for many different audiences. We need such a documentary to provoke more critical and engaged discussions about philanthropy in America and around the globe."

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