WCGN is proud to announce the Women's Impact Fund (WIF) of Charlotte, NC will host the fifth WCGN Leadership Forum in fall 2015!
Thank you to the WIF Board of Directors and Conference Co-Chairs Dianne Chipps Bailey and Sonja Nichols, for your leadership on behalf of WCGN and our mission to support the creation, expansion, and development of women's collective giving nationwide. This is leadership at the highest level.
Stay tuned for details this fall.
The fourth WCGN conference was a huge success!
Women's Collective Giving Grantmakers Forum 2014
"The WCGN Formula for Change"
Thank you to our keynote speaker, Maxine Clark,
founder of Build-A-Bear Workshop
A heartfelt thank you to our hosts, the Spirit of St. Louis Women's Fund (SOS). For three days in April, 133 dedicated women representing 35 organizations shared best practices in collective giving grantmaking. Talk about making an impact!
Members only: You'll find materials from the conference here.
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New, upgraded format: We begin our 2014-15 educational programing with our very first webinar Sept. 16!
Pre-registration is required. And it's easy! Just sign up below and you'll receive webinar logon information with your confirmation email.
New to webinars? Find out more here.
Same time, new format: As always our educational programs are offered on the third Tuesday of the month from 9-10 am Pacific time.
September 16, 2014
Women in Philanthropy: Transforming Communities and Each Other
October 21, 2014
Tweet, Ping, and Post: Sharing Your Message through Your Social Media
November 18, 2014
Board Governance: Developing Leadership for Your Organization’s Future
January 20, 2015
Beyond Grants: Influencing Public Policy Through Advocacy
February 17, 2015
Staying Afloat: Developing Diverse Revenue Streams
March 17, 2015
Membership Retention: Engaging Your Members through the Ages
April 21, 2015
Imagination and Impact: Innovation in Grantmaking
May 19, 2015
Fellowship, Fun, and Philanthropy: Celebrating Success and Tooting Our Own Horn!
*WCGN offers conferences every 18 months. The next conference is in the fall of 2015, hosted by the Women's Impact Fund, Charlotte, NC.