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by P. Grant

Download The Business of Giving: The Theory and Practice of Philanthropy, Grantmaking and Social Investment (Cass Business Press) ePub
  • ISBN 0230336795
  • ISBN13 978-0230336797
  • Language English
  • Author P. Grant
  • Publisher Palgrave Macmillan; 2012 edition (December 6, 2011)
  • Pages 261
  • Formats rtf lrf mbr rtf
  • Category Business
  • Subcategory Finance
  • Size ePub 1590 kb
  • Size Fb2 1954 kb
  • Rating: 4.6
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The Business of Giving reviews current thinking and surveys the key techniques any philanthropist or grantmaker should adopt. It also outlines a generic social investment process that can be utilized for all philanthropic or grantmaking programmes. Essential reading for all engaged in or with an interest in philanthropy or civil society in general.

Peter Grant has given us a wonderful gift: a thought-provoking, comprehensive and readable guide on philanthropy and social . I wish I had had The Business of Giving to hand when I started out as a grant-maker.

Peter Grant has given us a wonderful gift: a thought-provoking, comprehensive and readable guide on philanthropy and social investment which distils some of the best practices of this field, and which deserves to become an instant classic. Clare Brooks, Director of Philanthropy at Community Foundation Network. PETER GRANT Senior Fellow in Philanthropy, Grantmaking and Social Investment at the Sir John Cass Business School, City University London, UK.

The Business of Giving book. Philanthropy today is big business; a worldwide phenomenon that seeks to bring about effective social change through the investment of philanthropic assets.

Management & Business: General. PETER GRANT Senior Fellow in Philanthropy, Grantmaking and Social Investment at the Sir John Cass Business School, City University London, U. ollowing first and postgraduate degrees at the University of Essex, UK, where he spent rather more of his time running the film society, he ran an arts cinema and worked for the British Film Institute before becoming Director of an inner city. youth and sports charity for eight years.

It provides a "toolkit" for philanthropic investment taking the reader through each stage of their decision making. Its techniques are equally applicable to whatever investment vehicle is being utilized from traditional grants to new products such as social bonds and impact investing. Unlike many texts on the subject, the tools and processes described have been used and tested across hundreds of different programs and in making thousands of investment decisions

It provides a toolkit for philanthropic investment taking the reader through each stage of their decision making.

It provides a toolkit for philanthropic investment taking the reader through each stage of their decision making. Unlike many texts on the subject, the tools and processes described have been used and tested across hundreds of different programs and in making thousands of investment decisions.

The Business of Giving, as the title already implies, considers social investing, giving or grantmaking as a. .

The Business of Giving, as the title already implies, considers social investing, giving or grantmaking as a profession. It is a solid contribution to the professionalization of the field. Grant starts out with ‘A Short History of Philanthropy’ (Chapter 2), defines giving as a business process (1 Risk Management, 2 Operations Management, 3 Performance Management) and then explores the actual management of social investments. He steers the reader through a variety of opinions and schools of thought on all these issues

The Business of Giving: The Theory and Practice of Philanthropy, Grantmaking and Social Investment .

Published by Cass Business Press, it also outlines a generic social investment process that can be utilised for all philanthropic or grantmaking programmes. Essential reading for all engaged in or with an interest in philanthropy or civil society in general.

Essential reading for all engaged in or with an interest in philanthropy or civil society in general.

It also outlines a generic social investment process that can be utilized for all philanthropic or grantmaking programmes. Unlike many texts on the subject, the tools and processes described have been used and tested across hundreds of different programs and in making thousands of investment decisions

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