You May Be Concerned, But Do You Feel Responsible?

November 04, 2012 | Posted by Michael C. Phillip in

We can’t be a jack-of-all-trades when it comes to giving. Our giving should be strategic and focused, centered on a small number of issues that we feel responsible to address; issues that lay particularly heavy on our heart. If we want to be effective philanthropists, we need to be aiming for impact, not reach. Pursuing impact begins with knowledge, with educating ourselves about issues. If we... Read More


These Too Must Pass

October 08, 2012 | Posted by Michael C. Phillip in

Is death the ultimate sign of failure to mankind, failure taken to its logical conclusion? Hopefully you’re still reading. I don’t mean to exposit on what appears to be a profound philosophical question. It’s not something I can answer, but I think it’s instructive when it comes to how we view the role of living things in society. If we accept death as an inevitability then why are we so... Read More


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