Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Is the Way Tony Messenger thinks about Non-Profits and Charities Wrong? No. 000085

Editor Messenger and the Post think about Non Profit Hospital and other Charities the way the GOP thinks about Government. He is a cheapskate.


Dan Pallotta The way we think about charity is dead wrong

Activist and fundraiser Dan Pallotta calls out the double standard that drives our broken relationship to charities. Too many nonprofits, he says, are rewarded for how little they spend — not for what they get done. Instead of equating frugality with morality, he asks us to start rewarding charities for their big goals and big accomplishments (even if that comes with big expenses). In this bold talk, he says: Let's change the way we think about changing the world.