About

This symposium...

  • Places women’s philanthropy as central to building civil society and strengthening democracy in the United States.
  • Examines women’s unique philanthropic communities and networks.
  • Explores how women lead through philanthropy in the 21st century.

Everyone with an interest in catalyzing social change, whether from the bottom-up and/or top-down, is invited and encouraged to attend.

I have never attended a conference that was so consistently thought-provoking, mind-expanding, and populated with such terrific sessions and people. Truly, it was a remarkable experience. 

2011 symposium attendee