Paula Johnson’s take on the Global Philanthropy Report

Paula Doherty Johnson is a Senior Research Fellow at Harvard’s Ash Center where she spearheads research on the growth, practice, and impact of global philanthropy and social investment. Paula lead the effort to develop the Global Philanthropy Report, a pioneering study that provides first-of-its-kind data on institutional philanthropic capital, trends, and innovations in countries throughout the world.…

WINGS explores Harvard’s new Global Philanthropy Report

The Global Philanthropy Report: Perspectives on the global foundation sector, published in April 2018, seeks to develop a knowledge base to address the size, scope, and practice of institutional philanthropy across the globe. Below, the WINGS network reacts to the publication: Graziela Santiago from GIFE in Brazil; Maria Carolina Suarez from AFE in Colombia; May Mei…

An Interview With Charles Keidan Of Alliance Magazine

An Interview With Charles Keidan Of Alliance Magazine

Charles Keidan is the Editor of Alliance Magazine   1- Is this the first time Alliance is doing a special feature on philanthropy infrastrusture? Why now? Why is it an important enough topic to feature philanthropy infrastructure in the June edition of Alliance? Alliance has always played close attention to philanthropy infrastructure but this is…

Academics Engage With #LiftUpPhilanthropy

Academics Engage With #LiftUpPhilanthropy

  By Barbara Ibrahim, Chair of WINGS Programs Committee and founding director of the John D. Gerhart Center for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement   Whenever a new field emerges – think nanotechnology or ‘big data’ – it usually comes with a buzz around the synergies to be freshly mobilized across disciplines or sectors. The huge field of…

WINGS Is Looking For A Programs Coordinator

Job Summary Working under the supervision of the Executive Director, the Programs Coordinator will be responsible for overseeing and implementing WINGS programs related to Knowledge Management, Advocacy and Thought Leadership, Strategic Communication. She/He will keep a birds-eye view of the program operations, monitor and report on progress and evaluation. The Programs Coordinator will collaborate with…

WINGS Is Looking For A Membership And Communications Assistant

MEMBERSHIP & COMMUNICATIONS ASSISTANT JOB DESCRIPTION WINGS is a global network of organizations that support philanthropy headquartered in Sao Paulo, Brazil. With around 100 members from 40 countries, WINGS contributes to strengthening, promoting and providing leadership on the development of philanthropy and social investment around the world. TITLE Membership & Communications Assistant REPORTS TO Programs…

2018 Emerging Leaders International Fellows Program- Apply Now!

2018 Emerging Leaders International Fellows Program- Apply Now!

  CALL FOR APPLICANTS   — 2018 Emerging Leaders International Fellows Program —   Are you an up-and-coming community foundation professional or place-based grantmaker? –  Do you want to increase strategic philanthropy in your community? –  Do you envision new directions for the community philanthropy sector? –  Do you seek networking opportunities with colleagues from around the world?…