Leading Impact for the Future of Women's Philanthropy
CEO, McPherson Strategies
Founder, Farsight Media
Is women’s philanthropy on the path to
a successful future?
What You Said
There’s a lack of collaboration or sharing
best practices; [women’s philanthropy]
still seems small and fragmented
More big companies are
thinking about investments in
women as a strategy for
business success. Hopefully
this will continue a trend
The problem? Silo'ing, lack of
There’s still too much duplication. The
same voices are being given the stage
at the major/key events.
We need programs that are about
outcomes, not just about the
branding and marketing.
● We embrace strategic collaboration
● We tell data-driven stories
● We harness fearlessness
● We leverage our assets as women
● We look at each other as competition
● We stay in silos
● We lack confidence
● We maintain status quos
● We don’t ask for concrete returns on
Success in philanthropy lies in the ability to co-create effective strategies.
KIVA & VITTANA:
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Compelling data + poignant storytelling = the single most effective way to reach
DAY FILMS WITH
“In the philanthropic sector, people don't focus enough on failure.” -Steve Case
People are finally realizing women are a force in philanthropy.
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