- Hear from a person committed to a specific area of philanthropy and be introduced to an influential community leader
- Be introduced to possible career choices in philanthropy
- Learn how a person has successfully directed their passion and commitment to a specific cause
Students attend a local philanthropy awards ceremony or hear from speakers invited to their class because they have been recognized for their philanthropy in the community. A local foundation or chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) can be a good source of speakers.
Class discussion about the philanthropic speaker's contributions to the community and their cause.
Participation in class discussion and review of philanthropic community leadership and passion for a certain cause.