Sentence Examples


  • It is the seat of several educational and philanthropic institutions.
  • Miss Swanwick was interested in many of the social and philanthropic movements of her day.
  • The list of his honors and achievements were exceeded only by his philanthropic connections and contributions.
  • As a man he was loyal, affectionate, philanthropic and entirely estimable.
  • A state board of charities has supervision over all philanthropic and penal institutions in the state, including hospitals, which numbered 103 in 1907; and the board visits the almshouses supported by seventy-eight (of the 168) towns of the state, and investigates and supervises the provision made for the town poor in the other ninety towns of the state; some, as late as 1906, were, with the few paupers maintained by the state, cared for in a private almshouse at Tariffville, which was commonly known as the " state almshouse.