Community Philanthropy Bolsters Solidarity With Refugees And Asylum Seekers In Europe

Community philanthropy organisations and foundations that help refugees and asylum seekers met last week in Messina (Italy) to share their experience in response to the refugee crisis in Europe. The event was organised by the Global Fund for Community Foundations (GFCF), in partnership with Assifero and the Open Society Foundations. Infrastructure organisations are active agents…

Learnings From The SDG Transformation Forum

  Adam Pickering, International Policy Manager at Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) represented WINGS at the SDG Transformation Forum, a side event of Transformations 2017 in Dundee, Scotland on the 2nd of September. The purpose of the event was to bring a diverse range of experts from different fields to support collaborative action to attempt to…

Global Philanthropy Data Charter- Community Chest Case Study

The Charter was created as part of a collaborative process to help guide the philanthropic sector’s data-related work and instil a data culture. The updated Charter was launched at our recent meeting in Cartagena and we will make it available to everyone next month. Complimenting the Charter are 4 case studies from our members- as…

WINGS interview With Pushpa Sundar

WINGS interview With Pushpa Sundar

We are honoured to be able to interview Pushpa Sundar. Pushpa is a development specialist and the Founder Director of Sampradaan Indian Centre for Philanthropy, New Delhi, India. She is the author of Business and Community: The Story of Corporate Social Responsibility in India and Foreign Aid for Indian NGOs: Problem or Solution?   When did you…

Introducing WINGS Board – Interview with David Lindberg

Introducing WINGS Board – Interview with David Lindberg

This is part of a regular series where we ask WINGS Board Directors to tell us a bit about themselves. Thanks to David Lindberg for agreeing to be interviewed. You can see the previous interview here.   1) Tell us a bit about your current work and background I’m currently the CFO for the Council of…