Why we give
Broadcast: Midmorning, 12/22/2006, 9:06 a.m.
One of the big stories of the year was Warren Buffett's $31 billion gift to the Gates Foundation. Midmorning looks at the motivations behind giving, no matter what the size.
- Jeffrey Hale: A sociologist who teaches a course on charity and volunteerism at Oregon State University. He's working on a book called "The Legacies of Giving: Charity and Philanthropy in the American Experience."
- About Jeffrey Hale
- Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University
- NPR: Buffett Gift Sends $31 Billion to Gates Foundation