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Title Gifts of time and money : the role of charity in America's communities / edited By Arthur C. Brooks
Published Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (vii, 223 pages) : illustrations
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. Can government build community? : lessons from the National Service Program / Leslie Lenkowsky -- 3. Building volunteer capacity : the drivers of successful corporate and service partnerships at City Year / Peter Frumkin and Lazar Treschan -- 4. Corporate community service programs : enhancing community capacity? / Mary Tschirhart and Lynda St. Clair -- 5. The Volunteer Center national network : all it can be? / Jeffrey L. Brudney -- 6. Social sector partnerships and voluntarism : what we know and still need to learn / David M. Van Slyke -- 7. How do need, capacity, geography, and politics influence giving? / Wolfgang Bielefeld, Patrick Rooney and Kathy Steinberg -- 8. Religion, philanthropy, service, and civic engagement in twentieth-century America / Peter Dobkin Hall -- 9. College, social capital, and charitable giving / Eleanor Brown -- 10. Gifts of money in America's community : what can scholarship tell practitioners? / Margaret G. Ogden
11. Why do people give? / Jeffrey D. Straussman
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Charities -- United States.
Endowments -- United States.
Voluntarism -- United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Brooks, Arthur C., 1964-
ISBN 0742581667
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