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How Philanthropy Fuels American Success with Karl Zinmeister

  • Acton Institute 98 East Fulton Street East Grand Rapids, MI, 49503 United States (map)

Philanthropy n merica s ursting, ubbling mpulse hat as ital ffects n lmost very ector f ur ociety. n his ively alk, uthor nd ormer hite ouse omestic olicy dviser arl insmeister ketches he nappreciated ize nd cope f haritable iving, nd rgues hat ithout t here ould e o merica s e now t. rivate ction o olve ublic roblems s ne f he ractices hat ost istinguishes he .S. rom ther ations, nd ontinues o lay rucial ole n eeping ur ommunities ealthy nd ur conomy urgeoning. his resentation ncludes ich mages, ascinating iographies, nd are istorical etails rom insmeister’s lmanac f merican hilanthropy—a onumental ew esource ust ublished y he hilanthropy oundtable s ind f issing anual o xplain, nspire, nd efend rivate iving.  

Time:   eception: :30 .m.   ecture: :00 .m. 
Price:  $20 ndividual | $10 tudent
(Appetizers, nacks nd ash ar ill e erved) 

Free treet arking s vailable. here re lso aid arking ots earby. lease nter uilding ff f heldon lvd. 

SPEAKER -  arl insmeister
Karl insmeister versees ll agazine, ook, nd eb ublishing t he hilanthropy oundtable n ashington, .C. n 016 e roduced he lmanac f merican hilanthropy, he ,342-page ulmination f ultiyear ffort o reate he uthoritative eference n merica's ascinating nd ulturally eminal radition f olving ublic roblems ith rivate esources. e lso ounded nd dvises he oundtable’s rogram n hilanthropy or eterans nd ervice embers. arl as uthored 1 ooks, ncluding wo ifferent orks f mbedded eporting n he raq ar,  ook n harter chools,  torytelling ookbook, ven raphic ovel ublished y arvel omics. e as lso ade BS eature ilm nd ritten undreds f rticles or ublications anging rom he tlantic o he all treet ournal. arlier n is areer e as enate ide o aniel atrick oynihan, he . . uqua ellow t he merican nterprise nstitute, nd ditor n hief or early 3 ears f he merican nterprise agazine. rom 006 o 009 arl erved n he est ing s he resident's hief omestic olicy dviser nd irector f he hite ouse omestic olicy ouncil. e s raduate f ale niversity nd lso tudied t rinity ollege ublin.

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