Principles of effective philanthropy

Why giving in not like investing

An interactive discussion with Phil Buchanan, president of the Centre for Effective Philanthropy. about best practice in philanthropy and how to give effectively to deliver the most impact.

Phil began by sharing some of his insights on principles for effective philanthropy. This was followed by a curated discussion on how to give strategically and on donor-grantee relationships, and then opened up for a live Q&A session.


  • Phil Buchanan
    President, Centre for Effective Philanthropy


Network members left with a stronger understanding of the shortfalls in philanthropic approaches, how to avoid them and ideas for strategies that should lead to greater impact with their giving.