Posts tagged to 'Place-based grantmaking'
Q: What is place-based philanthropy?
A: Also called “embedded philanthropy,” this increasingly popular approach to giving emphasizes intimate, active engagement in community change specific to a local community. Embedded philanthropists make a long-term commitment to living and working in a community...
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by Kevin Laskowski
on December 18, 2007
Jacob and Minnie Efroymson moved from Evansville, Indiana to the relatively young state capital of Indianapolis in 1872. The couple opened a small dry goods store on South Meridian Street, unaware they were beginning a family commitment to the city that would last for generations.