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June 22, 2015
Ever wondered what happened on this date in philanthropic history? New blog HistPhil is run by three historians and aims to give context to today's givers.
"To get a better understanding of philanthropy’s current challenges, try looking in the rearview mirror, say a trio of scholars who this week started a blog about philanthropy’s past. HistPhil seeks to correct what its founders call philanthropy’s 'ambivalent relationship with its own history.'" -- Alex Daniels, the Chronicle of Philanthropy