Category Archives: Liberty Movement

Power of Philanthropy Shines Through in New Almanac

Power of Philanthropy Shines Through in New Almanac

Last week, a weighty box arrived in my office. I was immediately excited. Inside, I knew, was my own copy of the new Almanac of American Philanthropy, authored by Karl Zinsmeister and published by the Philanthropy Roundtable.

The Almanac runs just over 1,300 gold-leaf pages that are filled with the stories of the charitable forces that have shaped America. …

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Factoring in Talent to Your Philanthropy

Factoring in Talent to Your Philanthropy

Each month, an expert from the liberty movement will share thoughts on how to be more strategic in our charitable giving.  This month, talent expert Claire Kittle Dixon, executive director of TalentMarket, discusses how donors can weigh talent and leadership into their support for an organization.


If you ask a free-market nonprofit leader what his two biggest constraints …

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The Philanthropic Path for Improving Lives

The Philanthropic Path for Improving Lives

There are many reasons I failed miserably as a child lemonade-stand entrepreneur. Chief among them was my 8 year old self’s inability to understand marginal utility, price theory, and advertising placement. Well, that and the fact it was a hot day, and I was so thirsty that I consumed my limited supply.

But I did get something right. I understood …

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