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Not all charity is good charity: teaching the layman to 'make a difference.'

Siena Anstis's picture

This past week, an interesting debate erupted in the aid community on the role of the layman in international charity, after Jason Sadler started an organization dedicated to sending 1,000,000 shirts to African countries.

Called 1millionshirts, Sadler's initial plan was to gather these t-shirts in the US along with monetary donations. The monetary donations would support shipping the shirts abroad.