The crippled giants should also be extending their philanthropy to a street-eye level.
philanthropy supports advocacy which effectively pressures the government to expand its work in the field of economic development.
Or for Elijah Cummings of Maryland to thank George Soros for his philanthropy.
c.1600, from Late Latin philanthropia, from Greek philanthropia "kindliness, humanity, benevolence, love to mankind" (from gods, men, or things), from philanthropos (adj.) "loving mankind, useful to man," from phil- "loving" (see philo-) + anthropos "mankind" (see anthropo-). Originally in English in the Late Latin form; modern spelling attested from 1620s.