August 19, 2012
Charities Learn to Turn Away Support Offered by Donors Who Are Overcome With Sympathy
Christine Benero, head of Denver’s United Way, has spent a lot of time in recent months turning away some donors who want to support her charity.
Ms. Benero has been at ground zero of high-profile tragedies that have prompted emotional and generous philanthropic responses, first after the wildfires that destroyed more than 350 homes this spring and then after July’s mass shooting on the opening night of a new Batman movie.
Too often, she says, she has seen donors
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