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Six Questions to Ask

Give Smart's six questions can help you create more effective philanthropy. Click here to read an introduction on the six questions, or click on one of the questions below.

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Family Philanthropy

  • Are you planning on involving your spouse, children, grandchildren, or other family members in your philanthropy? If so, see our articles devoted to this topic.

  • Working with Government

    • With fiscal belts tightened and political parties polarized, how should philanthropy go about working with government to address social sector problems? Bridgespan has identified three promising approaches.

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