didn't the prodigal son do this? he buried his money in a field and gave his dad back the same amount, and he wasn't too chuffed. his other son who went out and worked with it got all the pats on the back.
That would be the man with the servants. (Matthew 25)
My thoughts...how about collaborating with another colleague...pool resources and see what happens.
But then again I love the idea of giving it away. But that opens up a whole new can of worms...business, meet ethics. Ethics, meet business.