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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.
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.
1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On a global day dedicated to giving, the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History will announce a long-term Philanthropy Initiative with a new display, "Giving in America," as well as a collections effort that represents Americans' gifts of time, talent, expertise and money.
Today, more than 150 leaders from philanthropy, government, UN agencies, civil society, and business are meeting to consider how the philanthropy community can connect more with the Sustainable Development Goals over the next 15 years.
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.
Why Philanthropy Matters: How the Wealthy Give, and What It Means for Our Economic Well-Being
By Joseph Varghese/Staff Reporter Philanthropy must have sustainable impacts on societies, stressed Dr.