• Why the Giving Pledge goes against this philanthropist's philosophy

    7 days ago - By Fast Company

    In an excerpt from his new book, entrepreneur Alexandre Mars explains his nonjudgemental, accessible approach to giving.
    Entrepreneur and investor Alexandre Mars, 44 years old, is trying to expand and democratize charitable giving. His Epic Foundation, which currently backs 29 social organizations tackling youth and children issues, enables donors to stay connected to their beneficiaries through a web app and VR videos. He also promotes payroll giving, which makes it easy for people to give by allowing them to deduct donations from their paychecks. In this edited chapter from his new book...
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