Daily Archives: July 2, 2009

A timely warning against contemporary fundraising…from 1828

Still savoring Eikenberry’s Giving Circles…especially the parts that aren’t about Giving Circles. Best quote in the book: ‘As early as 1828, Rev. William Ellery Channing wrote about the hazards posed to democracy by volunteer associations (read: nonprofits) because they accumulate … Continue reading

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