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In 1859, newly-settled Franciscan Brothers established St. Francis Academy, the first private school in the Diocese of Brooklyn. The Academy was created to educate the boys of the Diocese, but twenty-five years later, trustees of the Academy were given proper

St. John’s University is one of America’s leading Catholic universities – recognized for its superb academic programs, diverse student life and New York vitality. In preparation for an unprecedented fundraising and community engagement initiative, St. John’s University partnered with Changing

The Generosity Crisis: The Case for Radical Connection to Solve Humanity’s Greatest Challenges explores the current state of philanthropy today and how we can change course to bring about a different, more connected future that benefits us all. This research-filled and field-tested guide will help reimagine a modern definition of social impact.

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