Examples of philanthropic in a Sentence
a philanthropic society that has been doing good for over a century
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The annual Festival is a philanthropic event which aims to educate and raise funds towards ending several epidemics currently plaguing the world, including HIV/AIDS, extreme poverty and educational disparities among women and girls.
Now holding the bulk of Mr. Soros’s fortune, Open Society has vaulted to the top ranks of philanthropic organizations, appearing to become the second largest in the U.S. by assets after the Bill
The gift, made quietly over the past several years but disclosed only on Tuesday, has transformed Open Society into the second-biggest philanthropic organization in the United States, behind the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
In Bonn, a collection of U.S. governors, mayors, business leaders and philanthropic figures will try to step into the gap.
Every year, Kansas City organizations deck the halls with two goals in mind: to raise philanthropic dollars and provide an array of holiday decorating ideas to visitors of their homes tours.
Yet he is equally reviled in certain circles for his philanthropic work.
The first world war gave him the opportunity to lead a great philanthropic mission.
What private philanthropic organization would willingly take on such a thankless and politically perilous task, and what organization would be credible to the full range of constituencies?
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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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