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?…

WINGS – Job Opening – Administrative and Finance Coordinator – Sao Paulo, Brasil

São Paulo, April 9, 2018 ADMINISTRATIVE AND FINANCE COORDINATOR JOB DESCRIPTION WINGS is a global network of organizations that support philanthropy headquarted 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: Administrative and…

WINGS Is Looking For A Communications Coordinator

  WINGS is looking for a Communications Coordinator to help with our growing work. Reporting to the Programmes and Development Manager, the function of the role will be to develop and implement communications strategies for all of WINGS’ communication channels and to develop content to strengthen the way the organization communicates with a range of…

WINGS Is Looking For A Communications Coordinator

WINGS Opportunity: Programs Coordinator

WINGS is a worldwide membership association dedicated to strengthening philanthropy and the culture of giving around the world. WINGS membership is composed of associations of grantmakers, philanthropy support organizations, philanthropic networks and academic institutions working in more than 40 countries. Together they are supporting close to 100,000 philanthropic institutions worldwide. WINGS members and the global…

IFIP are looking for a new Executive Director

IFIP (International Funders for Indigenous People) are looking for a new Executive Director. The International Funders for Indigenous Peoples (IFIP) is the only global donor affinity group dedicated to Indigenous Peoples worldwide. IFIP’s mission fosters Indigenous solutions and partnerships among Indigenous Peoples and funders around the globe. The organization’s strategic goal is to expand the…

Olga Alexeeva Memorial Prize

For developing philanthropy for progressive social change in emerging market countries   The Olga Alexeeva Memorial Prize of £5,000 is for an individual who has demonstrated remarkable leadership, creativity and results in developing philanthropy for progressive social change in an emerging market country or countries. The prize will be for the individual winner to use at their…

WINGS Opportunity: Executive Director

Executive Director Position Worldwide Initiatives for Grantmaker Support Download the description here: FINAL Job_Posting_Executive Director Position April 19, 2016 Worldwide Initiatives for Grantmaker Support (WINGS), registered as a public charity in the USA, is going through a succession process in its leadership team and is looking for a new Executive Director to be based in Sao…

WINGS Network Monthly Update – March

News Our Executive Director, Helena Monteiro, announced this month that she will be leaving her post at WINGS. We are extremely grateful for her hard work and contribution – you can read her statement here. Thank you to over 60% of our members who have paid their dues! We are extending the deadline for membership…

Jeri Curry — New domains and ‘OnGood’ community will change the face of the social sector online

Enset is a new nonprofit domain registrar that helps NGOs register their exclusive .ngo and .ong web addresses as well as raise awareness, funds and support for their missions through the OnGood Community. Shifting the global nonprofit standard to these new domains is one step in a collaborative process Jeri Curry, Enset President & CEO, hopes will change the face of the social sector online.

Jeff Falkenstein—philanthropy taxonomy needs your help

The Foundation Center is inviting the sector to give feedback on proposed changes to its Philanthropy Classification System by 23rd May. In our latest interview Jeff Falkenstein, the Center’s Vice President for Data Architecture, explains why an extensive taxonomy is good for the sector, and how developing global partnerships is key. “We have a lot to learn from our global partners, who each bring a valuable perspective that will help improve communication, collaboration, and knowledge generation about global philanthropy.”

Opportunity: PhD position, Organization Science Philanthropic Crowdfunding for the Cultural Heritage Sector, VU University Amsterdam

The PhD project will focus on characteristics of individual crowdfunders and of crowdfunding projects that influence donation behavior. The central question of this research project is: which crowdfunders or project characteristics affect donation behaviour and will contribute to more effective donation-based crowdfunding projects? Closing date is 24th April, 2014.