Last Thursday, the British Financial Times published an article about the power of community in improving the efficacy of philanthropic efforts, and highlights the role of the Global Philanthropy Forum in doing so. Our CEO & president, Jane Wales, is quoted as saying,
“It’s like doing exercise,” she [Jane] says. “You are much more likely to stay with something if you have a community of colleagues with which to pursue that work.”
The article touches on the growing trend among the newer generation of philanthropists of wanting to be more informed and hands-on. Read the full text here.