Students attending the Learning by Giving reception.
Learning by Giving is partnering with the 49ers Foundation and SLI to implement a pilot program aimed to teach students the art and business of philanthropic giving. All juniors will go through an accelerated month long intensive of experiential philanthropy; they will participate in experiential learning by studying nonprofits and giving away a total of $20,000 to their identified choice of cause. In their senior year, one participating student who successfully completes SLI and the Learning by Giving course is eligible for a full ride scholarship should they earn admission to UC Berkeley or Stanford. (more…)