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Using Public Resources for Gifts and Charitable Purposes
August 2013


What issues should an agency consider when giving gifts, making charitable contributions, and engaging in fundraising?

This piece examines the legal and ethical issues related to using public resources in these ways.


Raising Funds for Favorite Causes

This article examines the special ethical issues public officials need to be sensitive to when fundraising for worthy causes. Although the focus of the article is charitable fundraising, a number of the principles also apply in political fundraising.


Thank You to Our Sponsor Meyers Nave!

ILG would like to thank the municipal law firm of Meyers Nave for its sponsorship of Everyday Ethics articles in 2013.

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