Women in (and) Philanthropy


Why and How Women Donate? The world of Philanthropy is changing. A recent study done by the Women’s Philanthropy Institute, tells us that women's median earnings have risen steadily. Over the last forty years, women’s income has become more important to families’ economic well-being. Today, women are the primary breadwinners in 40% of households with children, up from 15% of such households 50 years ago. Younger women are taking control of their own finances