Prospecting, searching out the philanthropic dollar
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Published by Taft Corp. in Washington .
Written in English



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  • Fund raising -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Fund raising -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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Bibliography: p. 45-67.

StatementElizabeth Koochoo.
SeriesNonprofit-ability, Nonprofit-ability series.
LC ClassificationsHV41 .K66
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 69 p. ;
Number of Pages69
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4430418M
ISBN 100914756303
LC Control Number79063239

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