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  • Article featured in: Philanthropy Daily

    Review of “What is Philanthropy For?”

    Rebecca Richards reviews Rhodri Davies’s book “What Is Philanthropy For?” for Philanthropy Daily, calling it “a remarkably useful guide to the significant number of thinkers, politicians, and donors and historical events that have made philanthropy what it is today.”

  • Newsletter featured in: Why Philanthropy Matters Newsletter

    Why Philanthropy Matters Oct 2023 Newsletter (#13)

    Read the October 2023 edition of our monthly newsletter on all things philanthropy and civil society.

    If you like what you read, subscribe HERE.

  • Article featured in: Pass It On Newsletter

    What is Philanthropy For?

    Read Rhodri’s Q&A with Lauren Crichton, for her Pass It On Newsletter.

  • Article featured in: Why Philanthropy Matters Newsletter

    Why Philanthropy Matters Sept 2023 Newsletter (#12)

    Read the September 2023 edition of our monthly newsletter on all things philanthropy and civil society.

    If you like what you read, subscribe HERE.

  • Newsletter featured in: Why Philanthropy Matters Newsletter

    Why Philanthropy Matters Summer 2023 Newsletter (#11)

    You can read the eleventh edition of our monthly newsletter – a special Summer 2023 edition- below.

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  • Podcast featured in: RKD Group Thinkers

    Rhodri Davies thinks about the value of philanthropy

    Rhodri Davies talks to Justin McCord and Ronnie Richard for the RKD Group Thinkers podcast, about why asking big questions about philanthropy is important.

  • Article featured in: LinkedIn

    Em um mundo ideal não haveria filantropia?

    Joao Paulo Vergueiro, Director of Giving Tuesday’s Latin America & Caribbean Hub, translates Rhodri Davies’s recent WPM article “In an Ideal World, Would There Be No Philanthropy?” into Portuguese.

  • Newsletter featured in: Why Philanthropy Matters Newsletter

    Why Philanthropy Matters June 2023 Newsletter (#10)

    You can read the tenth edition of our monthly newsletter below (from June 2023).

    If you like what you read, subscribe HERE.

  • Podcast featured in: Winckworth Sherwood LLP

    Charity Law Conversations podcast

    Rhodri Davies joins host Ruo Wu to talk about his personal journey in the world of philanthropy, his new book and some of the big issues in the philanthropy world today.

  • Video featured in: Alliance Magazine Events/WINGS

    Launch of WINGS Philanthropy Transformation Initiative

    Rhodri Davies moderates a panel discussion and Q&A as part of the launch of WINGS new Philanthropy Transformation Initiative.

  • Video featured in: NPC

    AI in the Charity Sector: Getting Past the Hype

    Rhodri Davies joined Tania Duarte (Founder & CEO of We And AI) and Tris Lumley (Director of Innovation and Development at NPC) for this discussion about AI and the charity sector, hosted by NPC.

  • Podcast featured in: Transforming Society

    What should we do about tainted donations?

    In the second of this series of short podcasts to mark the launch of his book “What is Philanthropy For?”, Rhodri Davies joins series Editor George Miller to discuss whether some donations are ‘tainted’ , and what ethical dilemmas this poses for charities.

  • Learn from our past to better understand our future.

    Philanthropy has a long and varied history. We’ve created bite-size chapters that you can jump in and out of to better understand philanthropy.