Doing Our Share
The purpose of this unit is to increase the students' understanding of philanthropy and nonprofits through social studies, math, technology and the arts. The students will study philanthropy from the past to the present in their own community. The students will interview and videotape philanthropists in the community.
Students will be introduced to the concept of philanthropy and the history of philanthropic deeds in Michigan's early history.
Students will be introduced to a grant-making foundation.
Students will prepare to interview a business professional through role-playing.