Family Philanthropy: At the Wheel - Women in Family Philanthropy

Thursday, May 10, 2012 -
12:00pm to 1:30pm EDT
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In nearly 90 percent of high net worth households, women are either the sole decision maker or an equal partner in decisions about charitable giving, according to the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2011 Study of High Net Worth Women's Philanthropy. This influence carries over to the family’s charitable giving vehicles - more grandmas, moms, and daughters are leaders on family foundation boards and advised funds than ever before. What does this mean for the future of family philanthropy? Join this discussion with some leading voices for women and family giving.


  • The role women play in charitable giving and their influence on family philanthropies. 
A program in Philanthropy New York’s Family Philanthropy series, presented with the National Center for Family Philanthropy (NCFP).



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Philanthropy New York family foundation members.