This first of its kind report aims to enhance the knowledge of global philanthropy. WINGS engages its members in actively identifying the gaps in our knowledge, and understanding better their local practices within a global context.
Compiled responses from an April 18, 2013 listserve query discussing formal support for affinity groups.
A listserve discussion on policies regarding affinity groups.
Sample descriptions of RA affinity groups working on policy.
Compiled responses from a November 8, 2011 listserve query on memberships held by regional associations and regional association staff members.
The study uses data from both the 2010 Affinity Group Management Survey and the 2010 Regional Association Characteristics Survey to compare the similarities and differences of operations and organizational trends among...
Compiled responses from a July 19, 2011 listserve query regarding when and how to support funder learning groups.
African American family foundations have grown in number and in popularity, at least in part due to the fact that African Americans expressly prefer giving to organizations that are close to them and that aid their community.
Based on interviews with members of regional association affinity groups, the Forum has crated a self-assessment tool and planning checklist to help affinity groups engaging in policy work determine how well they’re set up for success. During this webinar we will review the tools and hear from members of regional associations (RA) that are engaging in RA affinity group policy work.
Join us for an overview of how your RA staff and funders groups can utilize the attached tools to further your policy work on Wednesday, February 25 at 1 pm ET.