Giving Circles: What Makes Them Powerful

Published in Nonprofit Quarterly, this article by Rob Meiksins highlights coverage from the New York Times on giving circles:

“…with thousands of people coming together in small groups around the country, pooling their financial resources and giving of their time and talent to have a positive impact on their local communities, there is a real power being built quietly.”

Read the Nonprofit Quarterly article here.

Our members may be interested to learn a bit about other the women’s giving circles highlighted in the New York Times article, including Impact100 Philadelphia, a collective of more than 200, and Women for Social Innovation, who award an annual $15,000 prize that comes with mentorship.

Read the New York Times article here.