Connect with the WINGS Twittersphere

Our network is truly diverse. From geographic location and focus, to ways we support philanthropy’s development, each organization has an interesting perspective on the field in their context. Social media is one of the channels that allow us to keep connected with you and your work, and now with the list below, you can easily…

13th ISTR Conference: WINGS Academics group- RADE- meets!

By Teri Behrens The 13th conference of the International Society for Third Sector Research (ISTR) provided the perfect opportunity for the first in-person meeting of the WINGS affinity group of Researchers, Academics and Data Enthusiasts (RADE). The ISTR conference, held July 10 – 13 in Amsterdam, Netherlands, drew researchers who focus on all aspects of…

Spotlight on 2018 New Members

Spotlight on 2018 New Members

WINGS has about 100 members from over 40 countries. See some of the organizations that joined for 2018 below, and get to know your network! 1. ABCR – based in Brazil ABCR’s mission is to promote, develop and promote the fundraising profession in Brazil, by following its code of ethics and supporting the third sector…

Deng Lan Presents The World Philanthropy Forum And Her Views On The Development Of Philanthropy In China

Deng Lan Presents The World Philanthropy Forum And Her Views On The Development Of Philanthropy In China

   Since 2016, the Chinese People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries (CPAFFC) – one of the three major Chinese foreign affairs organization – has been organizing the World Philanthropy Forum. In 2017 it gathered over 600 participants and featured the heads of several major international NGOs and foundations. Deng Lan, Deputy Secretary General of the Chinese…

Engaging In Tech

Engaging In Tech

Someone recently said ‘when it comes to data we are like cavemen discovering fire – ooh it is warm, ooh it cooks things… oh no, I’m on fire!’ Many in the room laughed. The image was kind of funny. The implication — our lack of progress developing the digital firefighters, fire codes, and building inspectors…