WID is the leader when it comes to women in fundraising and we are pleased to offer our members access to articles from thought leaders, executives, academic institutions and an array of experts. From special events and major gifts procurement, to women in the workplace and pay equity, the subject areas are varied, representing the wide range of professionals within our membership and therefore what we hope is most helpful to you in your careers.

 

Contributors include:

Kathleen Loehr
Senior Consultant, Aspen Leadership Group

Robert Hurst and Ron Schiller
Aspen Leadership Group

 

Avery Tucker Fontaine
BNY Mellon

 

Judy Levine
Executive Director, Cause Effective

Cause Effective

 

 

Laurel Molloy
Innovations Quantified

IQ

 

NYC Commission on Gender Equality
and

POWHER New York 

 

Laurie Krotman and Susan Shattuck
Special Events Unlimited, Inc.

 

Diversity and Inclusion

“Anti-Racisim/Anti-Bias Resource List”

Bank Street College Social Justice and Equity Committee, as well as external partners.

 

“Beyond Diversity: How Firms Are Cultivating a Sense of Belonging”
Wharton School of Business

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Diversity & Inclusion Task Force Final Report”

Women In Development, New York, Diversity & Inclusion Task Force

 

“Money, Power and Race: The Lived Experience of Fundraisers of Color”
Project Team: Janay Daniel, Judy Levine, David McGoy, Cynthia Reddrick, Hera Syed
Cause Effective


 

Planned Giving

“Anatomy of a Bequest”
Planned Giving


 

Pay Equity

“Leveling the Paying Field: Best Practices for Gender Pay Equity in the Workplace”
NYC Commission on Gender Equality
POWHER New York

 

“New Wharton Research Defines What Makes Companies Good Employers for Women”
Katherine Klein, Wharton Social Impact Vice Dean
Shoshana Schwartz, Wharton doctoral student
Sandi M. Hunt, Wharton Social Impact Senior Director


 

Special Events Fundraising

“10 Tips for Raising Money Through Special Events”
Laurie Krotman and Susan Shattuck
Special Events Unlimited, Inc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

“BEST Analysis”

 

“BEST Guidelines”

Private Event Industry Professionals of New York City

 

“Event Do’s and Don’ts in Difficult Times”
Laurie Krotman and Susan Shattuck
Special Events Unlimited, Inc.

 

 

 

“Fundraising Events in the Covid Era: Here’s What to Consider and MORE!”
Yolanda F. Johnson
President, YFJ Consulting, LLC
President. Women In Development, New York

 

“Getting Them Asking! Emboldening Your Event Solicitors Tip Sheet”
Judy Levine
Executive Director, Cause Effective

“Great Fundraising Events: From Experience to Transformation”
The Philanthropy Centre

 

“Why People Give Through Special Events”
Laurie Krotman and Susan Shattuck
Special Events Unlimited, Inc.


 

Women’s Philanthropy

“Five Things to Know About Women’s Giving Behavior”
Kathleen Loehr
Senior Consultant, Aspen Leadership Group

 

“Giving Circles”
Indiana University – Women’s Philanthropy Institute

 

“It’s Time to Question Fundraising “Best Practices””
Kathleen Loehr
Senior Consultant, Aspen Leadership Group

 

“Intersection of Race, Giving and Gender”
Indiana University – Women’s Philanthropy Institute

 

“The Philanthropic Commitment of the Board: Focus on Collective Responsibility”
Robert Hurst and Ron Schiller
Aspen Leadership Group


 

Other

“From Philanthropy to Social Investment: A New Way of Giving”
Avery Tucker Fontaine
BNY Mellon

 

“From Philanthropy to Social Investment: Funding the Ecosystem”
Avery Tucker Fontaine
BNY Mellon

 

“The Significance of Megadonors”
Avery Tucker Fontaine
BNY Mellon

 

“Why Data Matters: Key Steps to Measuring & Understanding Your Impact”
Laurel Molloy
Innovations Quantified