InactiveUncharitable: Rethinking Nonprofits with Dan Pallotta

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Uncharitable is for philanthropists, nonprofit executives and staff, donors, students, and anyone who cares about the great causes of our time.

Event Overview

The way we’ve been taught to think about charity and change is upside down. If we changed the way we think about charity, charity could change the world.

This presentation is based on Dan’s book, Uncharitable, the best selling title in the history of Tufts University Press.

The Stanford Social Innovation Review said it, "deserves to become the nonprofit sector’s new manifesto."

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Dan Pallotta, Author and Nonprofit Activist
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Dan invented the multi-day charitable event industry with the AIDS Rides and Breast Cancer 3-Days. These events altered the landscape of options for ordinary individuals seeking to make an extraordinary difference.

To date the industry has raised in excess of $1.5 billion for important causes in the U.S., Canada, and the U.K employing innovations Dan pioneered in the sector.

Dan is the author of Uncharitable: How Restraints on Nonprofits Undermine Their Potential, the best-selling title in the history of Tufts University Press. The Stanford Social Innovation Review said that it, "deserves to become the nonprofit sector's new manifesto," and which contributed to a new conversation about economic freedom for the humanitarian sector.

His iconic TED Talk, "the way we think about charity is dead wrong" has been viewed more than 3 million times. It is one of the top 100 most-viewed TED Talks of all time.

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To register, please click here. Pre-registration is required. Registration deadline is June 8, 2015.

Two days prior to the event, you will receive an email with directions and parking information.


$50 for WPN members, $100 for attendee.

Registration fee includes Dan’s book, Uncharitable, a breakfast buffet and free parking.

During registration, select your method of payment. We accept payments via check or credit card through PayPal (A PayPal account is not required). Please let us know if you would prefer an invoice.

Need to Cancel?

All cancellations must be made in writing (fax, email, or mail) prior to June 8, 2015 in order to receive a refund (less a $25 processing fee) or to avoid being invoiced for the full cost of your attendance. Refunds will not be available after June 8, 2015.


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