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September 2014 Newsletter: 100 Years of community foundations in the US

Posted By WINGS, Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Updated: Monday, September 21, 2015

WINGS Dispatch: 100 Years of community foundations in the US | View Newsletter

We celebrate the centennial of the Cleveland Foundation, the first community foundation in the US, with updates from every region of the world. We share our latest webinar on the value of philanthropy infrastructure, and we feature reports and sector initiatives aimed at strengthening community philanthropy worldwide.

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August 2014 Newsletter: The future lies in civil society

Posted By WINGS, Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Updated: Monday, September 21, 2015

WINGS Dispatch: The future lies in civil society | View Newsletter

This issue of Dispatch looks at the state of civil society worldwide with reports and data from every region. We share our latest webinar on the role of philanthropy in international development cooperation and new reports, including State of Civil Society (CIVICUS) and Future World Giving (CAF).

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July 2014 Newsletter: Sports and philanthropy are changing the game

Posted By WINGS, Monday, July 14, 2014
Updated: Monday, September 21, 2015

WINGS Dispatch: Sports and philanthropy are changing the game | View Newsletter

This issue of Dispatch highlights the role of sports in building community. We connect global sporting events like the World Cup to global philanthropy initiatives, beginning with a blog cowritten by two time Olympian Ian Bird. We also forecast our upcoming webinar on transparency and share the WINGSForum 2014 conference report.

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June 2014 Newsletter: Emerging economies and the the future of philanthropy

Posted By WINGS, Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Updated: Monday, September 21, 2015

WINGS Dispatch: Emerging economies and the the future of philanthropy | View Newsletter

This Issue of Dispatch highlights Charity and Philanthropy in the BRICs. The report by Joan Spero inspired our latest webinar, and we continue to explore scenes in developing countries, starting with Leonardo Letelier, who is using global "storysharing" to promote the culture of giving in Brazil, and a field update on philanthropy in Russia. We also examine civic engagement and local tradition in the Arab region, and look back on a successful lineup of global gatherings from COF, AVPN, IHRFG and WINGS.

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May 2014 Newsletter: Learning and sharing the value of philanthropy

Posted By WINGS, Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Updated: Monday, September 21, 2015

WINGS Dispatch: Learning and sharing the value of philanthropy | View Newsletter

In this issue we look at how sharing can help us understand and measure the value of our work. We explore new reports on venture philanthropy and social investment from OECD netFWD and EVPA, and look at recent achievements and milestones from the network. Also in this issue—EFC and AVPN Conference recaps, more WINGSForum commentary and an exciting events forecast, including our latest webinar on BRIC philanthropy.

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April 2014 Newsletter: Global movement for community philanthropy

Posted By WINGS, Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Updated: Monday, September 21, 2015

WINGS Dispatch: Global movement for community philanthropy | View Newsletter

In this issue of Dispatch we share a number of exciting community philanthropy initiatives, including the world’s first comprehensive Community Foundation Atlas, and the recently-established collaborative aimed at advancing the practice of community philanthropy worldwide. Resources include our 2014 Infrastructure in Focus report and a new report on BRIC countries; and our feature interview with the Foundation Center looks at how we can all help create a global philanthropy taxonomy that works.

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March 2014 Newsletter: Philanthropy infrastructure and a culture of transparency

Posted By WINGS, Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Updated: Monday, September 21, 2015

WINGS Dispatch: Philanthropy infrastructure and a culture of transparency | View Newsletter

We’re excited about this issue of Dispatch, which focuses on transparency in the sector, beginning with an interview with new WINGS board member Tao Ze. We also welcome Vikki Spruill (COF) and Andre Degenszajn (GIFE) to the board of directors, and new WINGS members—CF Singapore, CRUSA, and ERFIP—to the global network. We highlight several reports, including a brand new collaboration with the Foundation Center on philanthropy in BRIC countries, and we take a closer look at grantmaking in a global context. Next week we will have a rare opportunity to meet face-to-face under one roof to celebrate our accomplishments and map the road ahead as we convene on the beautiful city of Istanbul. We look forward to making history with you at WINGSForum 2014!

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February 2014 Newsletter: The Power of Networks—35 Days to Istanbul!

Posted By WINGS, Sunday, February 16, 2014
Updated: Monday, September 21, 2015

WINGS Dispatch: The Power of Networks—35 Days to Istanbul! | View Newsletter

WINGSForum 2014: The Power of Networks is almost here! In just 35 days we'll convene in Istanbul with key constituents representing grantmakers and support organisations from every region of the world to discuss current trends in the sector. This issue of Dispatch focuses on network collaboration, beginning with an exclusive interview with WINGSForum keynote speaker and Principal of NetworkingAction, Steve Waddell. We look at learning networks, communities and data, and share updates on our Data Charter and Infrastructure Report initiatives. We have an exciting lineup of events, and we give a special welcome to our newest members: Consultative Group on Biological Diversity (CGBD); Giving Northern Ireland; Inyathelo - The South African Institute for Advancement; and Private Philanthropy Circle South Africa. Also in this issue: Olga Alexeeva Memorial Prize update, new reports from the network, and the February poll—with one click, let us know the main benefit of collecting and using data in your organization.

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January 2014 Newsletter: Women in philanthropy

Posted By WINGS, Monday, January 20, 2014
Updated: Monday, September 21, 2015

WINGS Dispatch: Women in philanthropy | View Newsletter

This month we explore one of six plenaries for WINGSForum—women in philanthropy. We look at regional cross border trade, philanthropy during national transitions, and the impact of women's rights movements, along with new articles from Barbara Ibrahim, Ruth Jones, and CAF's Adam Pickering. We also take a special look at gender and agency in Africa in an interview with Halima Mohamed (TrustAfrica, PSJP). Downloadable resources include the World Giving Index 2013 (CAF), Advancing Human Rights (Foundation Center, IHRFG), and a new Markets for Good eBook on data. We also have an exciting events lineup through June.

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December 2013 Newsletter: End of year message from the Executive Director

Posted By WINGS, Wednesday, December 18, 2013
Updated: Monday, September 21, 2015

WINGS Dispatch: End of Year Message from the Executive Director | View Newsletter

With the new year fast approaching, we would like to take a moment to reflect on achievements and to thank our members, funders and partners for your support. 2013 was a very good year for our network and we have exciting events lined up for 2014.

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