The art of doing good : where passion meets action
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San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, 2012.
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Book
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First edition.
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9781118264355 (hardback), 1118264355 (hardback)
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276 pages
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Adult (4th Floor) - Adult Nonfiction
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Published
San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, 2012.
Edition
First edition.
Street Date
1209
Language
English
ISBN
9781118264355 (hardback), 1118264355 (hardback)

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Includes index.
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"How to turn personal passion into an organization with impact For anyone setting out to change the world, launching a nonprofit venture can be a powerful way to enact change. Whether bringing donated eyeglasses to children who have never seen clearly, revamping inner city schools, or bringing solar cookers to refugee camps, the act of doing good can be life-changing. Yet starting a nonprofit?and running it well?can also pose challenges. The Art of Doing Good is an essential companion for anyone looking to start an organization that makes a real difference. Drawing from their own leadership roles in the nonprofit world, as well as interviews with 18 celebrated social innovators, the authors prepare would-be social entrepreneurs with guidance and real-world advice for sustaining the spirit, ambition, and ingenuity to keep their vision alive and thriving. Features real-life stories of 18 notable social entrepreneurs and the organizations they run, including Geoffrey Canada (Harlem Children?s Zone), Darell Hammond (KaBOOM!), and Michael Brown (City Year) Reveals what particular issues nonprofit leaders can expect to face throughout the lifespan of their organization and shares strategies for meeting challenges Written by world-renowned philanthropists Bronfman and Solomon, respectively cofounder and CEO of the Andrea and Charles Bronfman Philanthropies and coauthors of The Art of Giving With thoughtful and comprehensive insight on how the most effective social ventures do good well,The Art of Doing Good is essential reading for both new and experienced nonprofit leaders. "--,Provided by publisher.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Bronfman, C., & Solomon, J. (2012). The art of doing good: where passion meets action (First edition.). Jossey-Bass.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Bronfman, Charles, 1931- and Jeffrey, Solomon. 2012. The Art of Doing Good: Where Passion Meets Action. Jossey-Bass.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Bronfman, Charles, 1931- and Jeffrey, Solomon. The Art of Doing Good: Where Passion Meets Action Jossey-Bass, 2012.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Bronfman, Charles, and Jeffrey Solomon. The Art of Doing Good: Where Passion Meets Action First edition., Jossey-Bass, 2012.

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