A Year of Living Generously

Dispatches from the Frontlines of Philanthropy
Product Number: EB00645378
Released: Mar 11, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781553656173
Publisher: D & M Publishers
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Description

A Year of Living Generously follows award-winning journalist Lawrence Scanlan as he volunteers with 12 different charities, among them well-known institutions Habitat for Humanity, the St. Vincent de Paul Society and Canadian Crossroads. Drawing from first-hand experiences - serving in a soup kitchen in Ontario, building houses in post-Katrina New Orleans and teaching at a women's radio station in Senegal-Scanlan tests the ideas and theories on global aid and philanthropy and makes a compelling case for greater commitment and real connection from us all. The result is an engaging yet informative primer for today's volunteers, young and old, who are looking to make a meaningful contribution.

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Author(s): Lawrence Scanlan
Original Publish Date: May 01, 2010

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