Our Mission: To increase the understanding of philanthropy and improves its practice worldwide through critical inquiry, interdisciplinary research, teaching, training, and civic engagement.Our Vision: Philanthropic studies will be recognized as an integrated field of study that develops positive and lasting change in the world.There are more than 1.6 million nonprofits in the United States—and millions more around the world—who need well-prepared leaders to achieve their important missions.With a spirit of openness and intellectual curiosity that drives an active exploration of philanthropy, we empower and train students and nonprofit professionals to be thoughtful, innovative leaders who awaken generosity and inspire change.
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