A Guide to Giving

A Guide to Giving 3rd ed. (2008) "With no exceptions, A Guide to Giving is the most useful and insightful publication that I have ever possessed. It is an absolute boon for me in my charity work."
-David P Coombe, Coombe Trust (on the 2nd ed)

A Guide to Giving 3rd edition is the essential handbook for 21st century giving.
Published by Philanthropy UK with the continued support of private bank Coutts & Co A Guide to Giving is a valuable and up-to-date resource for both philanthropists and their advisors that sets the benchmark for inspirational, practical and objective guidance.

This updated guide reflects the evolved and sophisticated approach donors now take in their giving. New topics include charity impact evaluation, community development finance, donor advised funds and sustainable finance; all written by experts in the field. A new section on family business and philanthropy explores the growing trend in corporate philanthropy as an expression of the ethos of family-owned businesses.

Profiles of both new and experienced philanthropists, including Sir Ian Wood, Stanley Fink and John Wates, engage readers in the journey of giving.