Thursday, November 09, 2006
VOA News - Some Philanthropists in America Give More Than Money
VOA News - Some Philanthropists in America Give More Than Money : "The common perception of philanthropy in America is that of the very rich donating money to humanitarian causes through non-profit foundations. But according to a study by the Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University, America's middle class contributes 59 percent of all philanthropic dollars. And many believe that motivated individuals have a much greater impact than the corporate model foundations at solving the problems of poverty."