Charity | Study attempts to identify factors that make some communities more generous than others
by Rusty Leonard & Warren Cole Smith
Posted 6/14/08, 12:00 am
Birmingham and Memphis have it. Pittsburgh and San Antonio don't. Or, at least, they don't have as much.
"It" is generosity. A new study, sponsored by the Albuquerque-based Tijeras Foundation (TF), attempts to establish a benchmark for generosity and to identify factors that make some communities more generous than others-with the hope of transforming less generous communities into more generous ones.