The State of Corporate Philanthropy
The last decade has seen tremendous growth in
the field of corporate philanthropy. Although
the percentage of reported corporate charitable
funding has remained relatively stable, the actual
amount of corporate assets that are going into
nonprofit coffers through grants, loans, paid
advertisements, business partnerships, donated
goods and services, and other types of contributions
has risen dramatically. Available as a Microsoft
The Access Philanthropy 100 B
A directory of detailed information on the 100
most important national foundations, along with
chapters on "How to Write a Successful Proposal
to a National Foundation,""Eight Habits
of Highly Successful Fundraisers," "What
Foundations Hate About Nonprofits (and Vice Versa),"
and "100 Other National Foundations Worth
The book is available for $45 plus $5 shipping
and handling. Please send your check or money
order for $50 payable to Access Philanthropy,
plus shipping instructions to:
1821 University Avenue, Suite S-218
St. Paul, MN 55104.
Please allow 2 to 3 weeks for delivery.
Steve Paprocki’s articles and publications
- "Why Corporate Philanthropy is Failing
as a Function of Corporate Profitmaking"
(Carlson School of Business, University of Minnesota).
- "The Philanthropy Project 100: The 100
Largest, Most Interesting and Most Influential
National Foundations in America."
- "American Foundation Funding for Women
and Girls in the Global South and Nations in
Transition" (for the Ford Foundation and
the International Women's Rights Action Watch.
- "Mergers: Implications for Corporate
Philanthropy and the Community" (for the
Center for Ethical Business Cultures, University
of Thomas/Carlson School of Business).
- Grants: Corporate Grantmaking for Racial and
Ethnic Communities (Moyer-Bell, 2000).
- "Why Corporations Should be Required
to Publicly Report All Corporate Giving."
Securities and Exchange Commission Periodic
- "Corporate Grantmaking for Asian Pacific
American Causes and Charities." Harvard
Asian Public Policy Review.
- "Measuring the Measurements: Failures
in the Internal Revenue Service's Private Foundation
Watchdog Function." Internal Revenue Service
Tax Reporter Quarterly.
- Answering the Call? The Telecommunications
Industry's Giving for Racial and Ethnic Communities.
- Corporate Giving for Racial and Ethnic Communities:
Part One, Giving by the Top Profitmaking Companies
- "The Impact of Multiple Charity Campaigns
on Employee Giving to United Way." Canadian
Cancer Society Reporter.