Tipperary, the long walk, and fundraising

“The leadership pool has never been more shallow,” a recently retired pastor commented as a carload of us hurried to the airport following a seminary board meeting. “Why do you think that is?” I asked. “Too few folks are willing to do the long walk,” he replied. Heads nodded knowingly as the wise board member […]

Generosity in quotes: David Miliband

“If you only look at the statistics, yes, it’s depressing. But then you talk to the people and you remember why you’re doing what you do.”   David Miliband, president and chief executive of the International Rescue Committee (IRC), one of the world’s largest humanitarian aid organizations, as quoted in the article, “How a Visionary […]