Charlotte women award $420,000 in grants
The Women’s Impact Fund awarded $420,000 to five local nonprofits, bringing to over $2.5 million the total it has invested in the community since its inception in 2002.
Women lagging in political giving
While women cast more votes than men during the 2008 election cycle, they contributed only about a third of all political donations.
What women want: Understanding women’s philanthropic giving
Women, as a group, are increasingly impacting fundraising efforts in the U.S.; however, their philanthropic objectives can differ significantly from men’s.
Session on women’s giving set for RTP
The Philanthropy Journal’s lunch ‘n’ learn workshop, led by consultant Beth Briggs, will take place Dec. 4.
Women’s investments can do ‘double duty’
Through ‘socially responsible investing,’ women’s investments can do double duty: make a difference while making money.
Raleigh circle holding ‘shower’ for shelter
A Raleigh giving circle is holding a “shower” to furnish and decorate the room it funded at a local women’s shelter.