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Hey! Okay I was having a debate with my friend and was wondering...do yall think it would be okay to offer incentives for charitable acts?
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natasha.aries Group Title
Hey! Okay I was having a debate with my friend and was wondering...do yall think it would be okay to offer incentives for charitable acts?
 one year ago
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
incentives like what
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
they already do
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natasha.aries Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
like a pizza party or extra points on a test
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natasha.aries Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
but do you think it is "ethical?"
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
they are called "tax deductions"
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
oh stuff like that, well charitable donations are tax deductible, so that's one incentive
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
plus if you run a company that needs good PR, then donating to charity does the trick sometimes
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natasha.aries Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
oh im talking about in school specifically!
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
so you're asking if it's ethical to have a pizza party in exchange for being charitable in the classroom?
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natasha.aries Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
charitable in terms of donating money for underprivleged kids, or supplies in a classroom
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
well you have to pay for the pizza party, so who is going to do that?
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
if you take it out of the charity trust, then you're using up valuable funds which would better be spent on the actual charity's goals
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natasha.aries Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
the school would bay for that
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natasha.aries Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
but i dont think it is ethical while some people would beg to differ
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
ok so if you have a pizza party for each charitable event, then that may condition people to expect a reward every time they donate so it motivates them now, but you want them to donate based on other motivational factors
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natasha.aries Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
likewhat?
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
well say that you want to set up a charity to help find the cure for cancer you would want people donating to find the cure (or better treatments), not just solely based on the idea that they'll get rewarded with pizza
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natasha.aries Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yeah i see your point. so it would be ethical depending on the circumstance?
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
imagine this scenario: you go up to someone and ask for a donation, and they say no so you say "you get a pizza in return" So they change their mind and you honor that agreement and give them a pizza The second time you ask that same person for a donation (you still need money to find the cure), they will want a pizza or something for a reward. You could keep this up indefinitely, but eventually you'll run out of money paying for pizza and not actually finding a cure.
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natasha.aries Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i see..thank you so much for your input :)
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
yw
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