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What is Philanthropy?

A documentary about the concept of giving

A documentary about the concept of giving

Date and Time

Saturday, October 13, 2018
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.


  • Beacon Hill at Eastgate


Beacon Hill at Eastgate will host a free screening of the documentary What is Philanthropy? on Saturday, October 13, at 2:00pm. The film, produced by GVSU Associate Professor Salvatore Alaimo, portrays and discusses the concept of giving within the American context through a critical lens and a variety of perspectives. WGVU's Shelley Irwin will moderate a panel discussion following the film featuring:

  • Michael Moody, Frey Foundation Chair for Family Philanthropy at the Johnson Center for Philanthropy, at Grand Valley State University
  • Stacy Stout, Assistant to the City Manager, City of Grand Rapids
  • Rick Baker, CEO of the Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce



Sarah Johnson; Service and Events Manager with Beacon Hill at Eastgate



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