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Word of the Day: PHILANTHROPIST
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philanthropist (noun) - someone who performs charitable actions and donates substantial resources to a particular cause, area or social issue [fi-lan-thruh-pist]
BREAKDOWN: PHIL- (love) + ANTHROP- (humans) + -IST (one who does)
philanthropy is charitable giving, including donations of money, time, and other forms of altruism, by individuals and organizations to social causes
philanthropic means of or pertaining to philanthropy; humanitarian
“Philanthropy is commendable, but it must not cause the philanthropist to overlook the circumstances of economic injustice which make philanthropy necessary.” —Martin Luther King Jr.