philanthropy


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Synonyms for philanthropy

Synonyms for philanthropy

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voluntary promotion of human welfare

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Honeythunder in his public character of Professor of Philanthropy had come to know Mrs.
Crisparkle had need of her own share of philanthropy when she beheld this very large and very loud excrescence on the little party.
But the gush of philanthropy that burst forth when the departure of Mr.
If your philosophical philanthropy,' said the landlady, putting down her work, and rising to take the stranger's soup from her husband, who appeared with it at a side door, 'puts anybody at the mercy of such people by holding terms with them at all, in words or deeds, or both, take it away from the Break of Day, for it isn't worth a sou.
Being a microcosm himself, he discovers -- and it is a true discovery, and he is the man to make it -- that the world has been eating green apples; to his eyes, in fact, the globe itself is a great green apple, which there is danger awful to think of that the children of men will nibble before it is ripe; and straightway his drastic philanthropy seeks out the Esquimau and the Patagonian, and embraces the populous Indian and Chinese villages; and thus, by a few years of philanthropic activity, the powers in the meanwhile using him for their own ends, no doubt, he cures himself of his dyspepsia, the globe acquires a faint blush on one or both of its cheeks, as if it were beginning to be ripe, and life loses its crudity and is once more sweet and wholesome to live.
But such services as these might involve him with the authorities of the country in which he practices this kind of philanthropy," said Franz.
Apparently Mademoiselle Violet combined a taste for philanthropy with her penchant for Islington dancing halls.
Today marks the start of Community and Philanthropy Partnerships Week, a national celebration of philanthropy.
New Philanthropy and Social Justice: Debating the Conceptual and Policy Discourse
com)-- As India marked its national holiday of Diwali, the SDG Philanthropy Platform, a growing collaborative promoting sustainable development, announced its second founding supporter for the initiative in India - the Avasant Foundation.
Since the late 20th century, when the theoretical basis of corporate philanthropy was founded by the studies of Hunt (1986), Wood (1990), and Logsdon (1990), etc.
Synopsis: "Successful Philanthropy: How to Make a Life By What You Give" by American philanthropist Jean Shafiroff is a practical guide to modern giving that redefines philanthropy for today's era.
Amir Pasic, dean of the IU Lilly Family School of Philanthropy at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, was appointed the first incumbent to hold the school's named, endowed deanship.
WALES has a strong history of philanthropy: from the philanthropic gift of art to the National Museum of Wales by the Davies sisters, to the mining institutes established through community philanthropy and more recently the private endowment of PS1m for the benefit of communities in West Wales.