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New black millionaires and black philanthropy

New black millionaires and black philanthropy

How are the new black millionaires in the USA approaching philanthropy? Lisa Y. Sullivan of Washington, DC-based non-profit Listen, Inc, summarises recent developments.

The new generation of black millionaires “look at business and government differently than their parents, preferring a new ethic of self-reliance,” says Lisa Sullivan. Is this the beginning of venture philanthropy for black America?

Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world's first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Research massive growth in giving.

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