Stella Shao is president of Shao and Associates in Oakland, California, an affiliate of the Funding Resources Group. She was a founding board member of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy.
Heritage and philanthropy
Asian American giving: Issues and challenges (A practitioner's perspective)
Article first published online: 16 JAN 2007
Copyright © 1995 Wiley Periodicals, Inc., A Wiley Company
New Directions for Philanthropic Fundraising
Volume 1995, Issue 8, pages 53–64, Summer 1995
How to Cite
Shao, S. (1995), Asian American giving: Issues and challenges (A practitioner's perspective). Philanthropic Fundraising, 1995: 53–64. doi: 10.1002/pf.41219950806
- Issue published online: 16 JAN 2007
- Article first published online: 16 JAN 2007
The Asian American community is made up of many different cultural subgroups, all of which deal in different ways with tradition, separatism, and assimilation. Recent surveys are dispelling misconceptions about Asian American giving, suggesting fundraising strategies, and providing a framework for further research.