Examples of philanthropic in a Sentence
a philanthropic society that has been doing good for over a century
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The billionaire businessman and philanthropist who was the last in his generation of one of the country's most famously philanthropic families.
Over two days last summer, several leaders from the philanthropic world, including Cardinali, pleaded their case to Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas, the main tax bill writer in the House.
All Together Now is our philanthropic initiative that supports employees’ good works and engagement in important causes focusing on key areas of need across education, health and well-being, with a special tie to music and the arts.
For a long time, Jack and Laura Dangermond have been the wealthiest family in their small community of Redlands, and its leading philanthropic donors.
The Cincinnati Parks Foundation is the philanthropic partner of Cincinnati Parks.
The funding includes $100 million from Bloomberg Philanthropies—the philanthropic arm of Michael Bloomberg’s foundation; $75 million from the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, launched by Facebook Inc.
Beyoncé is joining in to help her hometown with her philanthropic arm, BeyGOOD.
Carnival Cruise Line and Carnival Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Carnival Corporation, are each donating $500,000 to Harvey disaster relief efforts, for a total donation of $1 million from the company.
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First Known Use of philanthropic
Synonymsaltruistic, beneficent, benevolent, do-good, eleemosynary, good, humanitarian, charitable (also philanthropical)
Antonymsself-centered, self-concerned, selfish
Related Wordsselfless, self-sacrificing; bighearted, bounteous, bountiful, free, freehanded, generous, greathearted, handsome, liberal, magnanimous, munificent, openhanded, openhearted, unselfish, unsparing; compassionate, humane, kind, kindhearted; social-minded
Near Antonymsself-indulgent, self-seeking; cheap, closefisted, miserly, niggardly, parsimonious, stingy, tight, tightfisted; hard-hearted, pitiless, unfeeling; self-obsessed
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