What Kind Of Philanthropist Are You?

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What Kind Of Philanthropist Are You? - Quiz

Are you a Visionary? A Ringleader? A Cheerleader? A Networker? Take this short quiz to find out what kind of philanthropist you are!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
       If I had $1,000 to donate, I would
    • A. 

      Give the whole amount to fund an entire project from start to finish.

    • B. 

      Encourage others to give to my favorite nonprofit by matching their donations up to $1,000, doubling my donation

    • C. 

      Give all of it to help solve a complex societal problem such as ending hunger.

    • D. 

      Sponsor my friend who is raising money for a nonprofit by riding her bike across the country.

  • 2. 
    I read on Facebook that a local food bank was robbed and I want to help. I would most likely
    • A. 

      Set up a food drive at my office and encourage friends and family to donate food or money.

    • B. 

      Start volunteering on an advisory committee that works to address security issues at all food banks in my community.

    • C. 

      Share my friend’s Facebook post and forward the information about the robbery to friends and family, encouraging them to donate

    • D. 

      Call my friend who works for a wholesale food supply company to see if the company can donate food to the food bank

  • 3. 
    When I volunteer, I think I’m most effective at
    • A. 

      Organizing a project from start to finish

    • B. 

      Identifying needs and helping connect people

    • C. 

      Supporting causes that I know are important to my friends

    • D. 

      Working with other community members to address important issues

  • 4. 
    When I give, I know it was time or money well spent when
    • A. 

      I see obvious progress on a complex issue

    • B. 

      I see the end result of a project I supported.

    • C. 

      I know I helped a friend support his/her favorite cause

    • D. 

      I’m able to get other people involved in the cause I support

  • 5. 
    My favorite nonprofit advertises a need for socks. If I could only do one of the following to help, I would
    • A. 

      Put a call out to my clothes-loving friends that the nonprofit needs sock donations

    • B. 

      Contact the nonprofit and offer to hold a sock drive

    • C. 

      Write a letter to a sock distributor and ask that they make a recurring sock donation to this nonprofit

    • D. 

      Buy an extra pair of socks while shopping and donate it to the nonprofit

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