Not all philanthropists are responsible for running a charity, but all those who successfully run charities should be considered philanthropists. Running a philanthropy is a huge undertaking and involves a lot of hard work; it really isn’t that different from running your own business.
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Being the head of a charity can be incredibly rewarding, because you’re helping people gain better lives and showing others the importance of helping out those in need.
Here’s an inside look into what it’s like leading a philanthropy and what is required of a philanthropist each day:
- Plan new ways to raise funds
- Strategically use current resources
- Manage volunteers effectively
One of the most important parts of running a philanthropy is being responsible when it comes to making decisions and using resources; learn to be innovative instead of sticking with a routine.
Read the full article by Ari Monkarsh published on arimonkarsh.org.
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