What's Your Philanthropic Footprint?

by Mary B. Leon Vail, MBA



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 6/6/2014

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 196
ISBN : 9781496914521
Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 196
ISBN : 9781496914514
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 196
ISBN : 9781496914491

About the Book


The book exposes Vail’s passion for philanthropy and details events and circumstances in her life that influenced her commitment. Her vision was to create humanitarian impacts within the community wherever she lived. What’s Your Philanthropic Footprint? explains how she guided her clients to become viable stewards of their community.


Vail has over 30 years’ experience in guiding individuals, entrepreneurs, small businesses and corporations in developing sustainable stewardship initiatives.  She conveys how individuals of any age, of any lifestyle, can become agents of change. She also provides anecdotes as well as inspirational messages from individuals from a variety of sectors.  Read their stories on how philanthropy has influenced their lives. Learn about their Philanthropic Footprint!


The book is an excellent resource for anyone looking to indulge themselves, family, clients, company or stakeholders in responsible community activism. From public relations professionals to non-profit leaders, and from corporate executives to media types, this book provides exceptional examples of how to engage others in supporting causes and how to create positive impacts. 


What’s Your Philanthropic Footprint?  is a guide to assist one in optimizing potential for effective philanthropy, while creating notable Philanthropic Footprints.


Forward by Robin Leach, Philanthropist | TV Personality | Celebrity Blogger | Vegasdeluxe.com


About the Author

Philanthropist | Publicist |Photographer Mary Vail is a veteran publicist who specializes in image building campaigns and who focuses her energies on “positive” publicity. She has become known as the “Philanthropic Publicist.” Vail directs all aspects of marketing and public relations. During her thirty plus years as a PR professional, she has designed innovative campaigns for a vast array of industries. Her humanitarian efforts have been the focus of her profession as she seeks ways to improve the educational, physical or socio-economic lifestyle of those less fortunate. She gives a voice to causes and finds opportunities to advance community outreach. The award winning publicist provides her services pro-bono to assist nonprofits and special interest groups with publicity, fundraising, manpower, photography and event management, as well as recruiting sponsors and luminaries to assist initiatives. A mandatory company policy is that all her clients must be willing to support nonprofit activities through whatever means they can provide. To achieve that end, she becomes her clients’ philanthropic coach: assessing and optimizing their stewardship potential. Vail has guided many into the realm of activism. For more than four decades, Mary has used her education, skills, talents and resources to assist others in improving their quality of life. Her humanitarian efforts have been recognized locally, nationally and internationally, garnering Vail numerous awards and accolades as well as funding grants that have furthered her efforts. Vail earned an Executive MBA from the University of Nevada-Las Vegas and a BS from the University of Hawaii-Manoa. She resides in Las Vegas, Nevada with her family. For information on coaching services and speaking engagements, visit maryvailpublicist.com.