Social justice, liberalism and philanthropy: an investigation into the tensions and limitations of charitable and community foundations in the UK

@inproceedings{Sanghera2013SocialJL,
  title={Social justice, liberalism and philanthropy: an investigation into the tensions and limitations of charitable and community foundations in the UK},
  author={Balihar Sanghera and Kate Bradley},
  year={2013}
}
This paper examines how charitable and community foundations as normative institutions relate to issues of social justice, legitimacy and accountability. We will argue that grant-making foundations use their resources to support basic liberties and to assist the most disadvantaged groups in society, pursuing a liberal conception of social justice and equality. But there are some tensions and limitations, partly arising from their historical legacy, internal features and structural positions… CONTINUE READING