Spotlight on 2019 New Members

The WINGS Network is made up of over 100 philanthropy support organizations from 43 countries, and is growing every year. See some of the organizations that joined for 2019 below, and get to know your network. From WINGS, a warm welcome to all our new Members and Supporting Members! 1. AYPN Africa Youth Philanthropy Network…

WINGS Funders Working Group: Strengthening the philanthropy support ecosystem

In recognizing that funders are integral in building healthy philanthropy support ecosystems, WINGS  opened a supporting membership opportunity for funders (foundations, individuals, public institutions, etc.) that are investing in or would like to contribute more to developing philanthropy and its infrastructure. For Supporting Members, WINGS now offers access to a working group, which aims to engage funders in collective thinking…

Could You Be Undermining Your Own Impact?

Could You Be Undermining Your Own Impact? By Ann Mei Chang, author of Lean Impact: How to Innovate for Radically Greater Social Good and former Chief Innovation Officer at USAID.   According to the Merriam-Webster online dictionary, “philanthropy is giving money for a purpose or cause benefiting people who you don’t personally know.” Good grantmakers…

Spotlight on 2019 New Members

The WINGS Network is made up of over 100 philanthropy support organizations from 43 countries, and is growing every year. See some of the organizations that joined for 2019 below, and get to know your network. From WINGS, a warm welcome to all our new Members and Supporting Members! 1. ABFE – a Philanthropy Partnership…

Never Underestimate the Power of a Network

by Yvonne L. Moore. Principal Philanthropic Advisor of Moore Philanthropy. No successful movement has ever come about without the power of a great network. And when I use the word great I do not mean large in numbers. The origins of a great network usually come about because of a shared vision for a better life, the…