Spotlight on 2020 New Members

The WINGS Network is made up of over 150 philanthropy support organizations from 50+ countries, and is growing every year. See some of the organizations that joined for 2020 below, and get to know your network. Check out our map to see which countries WINGS members are based in. From WINGS, a warm welcome to…

Hindsight is always 20/20…

by Filiz Bikmen, founder and advisor at Constellations for Change, and the Founding Director of Esas Sosyal, in Turkey. Author of WINGS recent Philanthropy Networks: Creating Voice, Value and Collective Impact. This is a proverb, (idiomatic) which means: In hindsight things are obvious that were not obvious from the outset.[1].In this blog, I’m sharing some…

“We need all hands on deck!” The world is changing dramatically, and foundations play a key role in the transformations ahead

By Stefan Schurig, Secretary-General of the Foundations-20 Platform   It was one of those – indeed – unforgettable speeches at the General Assembly in New York, September 2019. The room was packed with more than 200 presidents, heads of states, policy experts, people from the financial sector and civil society representatives. And yet, one couldn’t…