Leveraging Philanthropy and Collaboration

The Lodestar Foundation seeks to expand the overall capacity of the social sector by promoting philanthropy, volunteering, public service, nonprofit collaboration and other business practices.


To gain an understanding of financial, technological and intellectual philanthropy tools that can be used to contribute to community impact, visit the Learning by Giving Foundation Web site.

For interesting commentary on the relationship between happiness and philanthropy click here.

One specific way in which happiness and philanthropy are linked may relate to limiting the life of a foundation. Click here for resources on the concept of Giving While Living.