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Fundraising and Ethics

We had a discussion last spring in LIS 5033 regarding the ethical implications of accepting donations from certain funding sources.  I mentioned seeing an article in the Tulsa World some years ago about the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, and a donation they received from the owner of several strip clubs. 

I can’t seem to link to the webpage, but here’s the bibliographical info:

Topless-bar mogul joins breast cancer fight

Tulsa World (OK) – October 22, 2004
Edition: Final Home
Section: Syndicated
Page: A19
I found the article through NewsBank, one of the OU Library’s many online resources.
Makes for an interesting case study in the fundraising world…

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