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Thomas Hilbink

Letter Thomas Hilbink 1 June 2021

Philanthropy and law: a note to funders

I came to philanthropy as a result of studying the ways lawyers, social movements and the funders that support them interacted to shape social change in the US in the 1950s and 1960s. Therefore, your …

Practical advice Thomas Hilbink and Daniela Aydin 3 April 2020

COVID-19: An opportunity for transformative grant making

As funders race to set up rapid response funds to support groups hit by COVID-19, there are many good ideas circulating. One that has not had much traction in the best of times is the …