Defined in simplest terms, philanthropy means the love of humanity.

Everyday Givers

Black-led Giving Circles have inspired a movement and define what it means to democratize philanthropy

Meet The South Side Queenmakers

More than 30 women have teamed up to to invest in Black Women and Girls in Chicago. The initiative is called QUEENMAKERS: Power Transformation for Black Girls from the South Side Giving Circle at the Chicago Foundation for Women. 

Save the Date: The New York Women’s Foundation Neighborhood Dinner in the BRONX

On September 19, 2013, The New York Women’s Foundation will hold its annual Neighborhood Dinner in the Bronx.  This event is organized by the Circle of Sisters for Social Change and honors women leaders of both nonprofits and businesses who have demonstrated outstanding leadership and committed involvement in neighborhood-based work on behalf of women and…

Girls in STEM: A New Generation of Women and Science

As a follow-up to yesterday’s post here is video coverage from the White House event promoting Women and Girls in Science, Engineering, Technology, and Mathematics (STEM).  For more additional information view the official White House blog here.

IMAGINE Your STEM Future on Good Morning America

For Girl Scouts of the USA’s 100th Anniversary feature on Good Morning America, I was tasked with identifying scouts and council activities that exemplified how the organization has evolved to keep pace with girls in the 21st century.  IMAGINE Your STEM Future was the perfect project, and Girl Scouts at Philadelphia’s Parkway Northwest High School…