United Way Worldwide CEO on How Their 211 National Call Line Pinpoints Community Needs

United Way Worldwide CEO on How Their 211 National Call Line Pinpoints Community Needs

A case could be made that the most important and most influential nonprofit organization in the world today is United Way Worldwide. And although it’s a global organization, its power and its impact come from understanding and serving local communities. And here to tell us what’s been happening at the United Way, as well as where it’s headed, is Angela Williams, the president and CEO of United Way Worldwide.

The Case for Connecting Global Philanthropy to Feminist Movements

The Case for Connecting Global Philanthropy to Feminist Movements

Many feminist movements have achieved their successes with only minimal philanthropic support. In fact, as of 2018, only about 1% of gender-focused international aid was directed to women’s rights organizations. Lighting the way is a report for philanthropy on the power and promise of feminist movements. And here to discuss its findings are its two lead authors, Pamela Shifman of Shake the Table and Nidhi Sahni of Bridgespan.

Cradles to Crayons Addressing a Critical But Overlooked Need: Children’s Clothing Insecurity

Cradles to Crayons Addressing a Critical But Overlooked Need: Children’s Clothing Insecurity

More than 20 million children in the United States do not have the clothing and basic essentials they need for healthy childhood development. Families are struggling more than ever to pay for rent and groceries and often can’t afford the basic items for their children– properly-fitting outfits for school, diapers, a backpack, shoes, pajamas, a coat for the cold weather.