In his April Giving Compass blog post, our chief executive David Bonbright discusses the importance of deepening relationships in times like these.
Lessons from a Pandemic: Only Trust and Deep Ties Will Sustain Change
If I had a $1,000 for every time I have heard a philanthropist say that philanthropy was harder to get right than business, I would be, well, wealthy.
Business is openly based on trading goods and services as transactions. A narrow transactional approach requires only loose ties between people. Philanthropy is based on serving others through compassionate action. To meet its aspiration, it requires deeper ties and connections. Continue reading…