Philanthropy

Lexicographers at Oxford Dictionaries define philanthropy as: 'The desire to promote the welfare of others, expressed especially by the generous donation of money to good causes.' Following the recent (2008) generosity of the mining magnate, Andrew Forrest there has been increased discussion about how generous the Australian community is towards those who are less well off than themselves: for most of us, the process is ad-hoc and not strategically focused. [...]