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Tag: Corporate philanthropy

  • Article

    Is “Purpose” Always a Good Thing?

    As the range of organisations claiming to have a social purpose widens, we explore some of the potential challenges and unintended consequences.

  • 8th Jun 2023

    Patricia Illingworth: Philanthropy & Human Rights

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    The Business of Philanthropy: Patagonia and nonprofit corporate ownership

    16th September 2022

    Yvon Chouinard’s decision to hand ownership of outdoor fashion company Patagonia to two newly-created nonprofit entities has made headlines around the world. We explore the precedents for his approach and what they might tell us about the questions we should be asking.

  • 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.