Philanthropy Together virtually brought together more than 50 leaders from across the collective giving movement to understand the emerging strategies they are using to strengthen and sustain the grassroots leadership of local nonprofits.
Giving circles all over the country are using their unique strengths as a collective giving network to support their local communities in light of COVID-19. The Women’s Giving Circle of Howard County (WGC) is taking action right now to support their community in Maryland.
As social distancing becomes a daily reality and so many are feeling the direct impact of COVID-19, people are looking to give back and help but may not know how.
Giving Circles are a group of people — friends, family, co-workers, or beyond — who pool charitable donations and decide together where to allocate their money. Giving Circles develop a mission or set of values and engage in shared learning about issues and organizations that align with those interests, all while building community and having…
Giving circles offer a unique opportunity to democratize, demystify and diversify philanthropy. The giving circle movement is growing rapidly in the United States, having tripled over the past decade to more than 1,500 circles.
New National Giving Circle Initiative Launching in 2020 to Scale & Strengthen the Growing Collective Giving Movement
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New National Giving Circle Initiative Launching in 2020 to Scale & Strengthen the Growing Collective Giving Movement January 15, 2020 — A group of giving circle networks and individual circles is joining forces to launch a new national initiative in 2020 that will connect and catalyze the growing American giving circle movement…