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The Resource The almanac of American philanthropy, Karl Zinsmeister

The almanac of American philanthropy, Karl Zinsmeister

Label
The almanac of American philanthropy
Title
The almanac of American philanthropy
Statement of responsibility
Karl Zinsmeister
Creator
Contributor
Author
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Donation rates in the U.S. are two to 20 times higher than in comparable nations. Zinsmeister chronicles the greatest achievements of American private giving, profiles the most influential donors, collects the essential statistics on philanthropy, and summarizes the best ideas on charitable assistance that have been written or spoken" -- back cover
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
ZRS
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The almanac of American philanthropy, Karl Zinsmeister
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A lively compendium of great donors, major achievements, essential books & quotations, vital statistics & polls, history and timeline and more!"--Cover
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Who gives most to charity?
  • Why is charitable activity tax-protected? -- About the Philanthropy Roundtable -- About the author
  • Timeline of American philanthropy (1636-2015)
  • How philanthropy fuels American success / by Karl Zinsmeister
  • Great men and women of American philanthropy (1732-2015)
  • Prominent U.S. living donors
  • Philanthropy hall of fame: 56 great donors who changed our nation and world
  • Major achievements of American philanthropy (1636-2015). Medicine & health. Education. Arts & culture. Nature, animals & parks. Prosperity. Religion. Public-policy reform. Overseas. Local projects
  • Essential books and articles on philanthropy
  • Results of an original 2015 national poll
  • Statistics on U.S. generosity
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
1317 pages
Isbn
9780986147456
Lccn
2015956045
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)934653578
  • (OCoLC)ocn934653578
Label
The almanac of American philanthropy, Karl Zinsmeister
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A lively compendium of great donors, major achievements, essential books & quotations, vital statistics & polls, history and timeline and more!"--Cover
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Who gives most to charity?
  • Why is charitable activity tax-protected? -- About the Philanthropy Roundtable -- About the author
  • Timeline of American philanthropy (1636-2015)
  • How philanthropy fuels American success / by Karl Zinsmeister
  • Great men and women of American philanthropy (1732-2015)
  • Prominent U.S. living donors
  • Philanthropy hall of fame: 56 great donors who changed our nation and world
  • Major achievements of American philanthropy (1636-2015). Medicine & health. Education. Arts & culture. Nature, animals & parks. Prosperity. Religion. Public-policy reform. Overseas. Local projects
  • Essential books and articles on philanthropy
  • Results of an original 2015 national poll
  • Statistics on U.S. generosity
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
1317 pages
Isbn
9780986147456
Lccn
2015956045
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)934653578
  • (OCoLC)ocn934653578

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