Whether you’re thinking ahead to Mother’s Day or graduation, or looking for that perfect gift for a friend, it’s easy to use your consumer dollars for social change. Online Venders for Social Good An easy way to give back is to shop for your favorite gifts on a website that gives back. Books for good: Better […]
Philanthropy has blazed the trail in investing with a gender lens—to focus resources on improving the economic well-being of women and girls (which has been proven to help lift communities out of poverty). With Giving Tuesday around the corner, I thought it might be fun to share what we’ve learned about all kinds of giving […]
Millenials and women might want to buy everything differently, as more care about what’s inside the product or behind it. With women’s economic power so palpable, we’re seeing an exploding movement of ethical consumers.
I’m thinking a lot about campaigns. Not the kind for next month’s election but, rather, the kind with a personal call to action. Last month, two prominent women launched campaigns to raise awareness for funding issues related to women and girls: #AllinforHer and #HeforShe.
I have mixed feelings about the word “philanthropist.” For me, the word brings up images of men in tuxedos and women in gowns and pearls walking down grand staircases.