Tracy Gary


Member Advisory Council Member, Women Moving Millions
Founder, Unleashing Generosity and Inspired Legacies

Speaking topics: FUnleashing Generosity; Women Moving Millions; Inspiring Leadership in Donors and their Families; the Women’s Funding Movement worldwide; How Women are Shaking the World We Want through Changing Themselves, Their Families and Communities; Leading for Change: What’s Social Justice Leadership and Giving; “Inspired Philanthropy: Creating a Giving Plan and Leaving a Legacy” (from her book on the same topic); Inspiring and Partnering with the Next Generation of activists and donors; Becoming a Donor Partner; Coaching your Team to work Effectively with Donors; Working with Advisors for Inspired Outcomes for Aligning Giving; Community and Investing; Waking up to TIC TOC; and Moving Our Hearts and Dough NOW.

Geographic location: San Francisco, U.S., and worldwide

Willing to travel? Yes

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Links to speeches and or/talks: See here.

Recommended Fees: Available upon request or check out Tracy’s fee schedule here.

Contact Information: Please click here to contact Tracy with your request


Tracy Gary transforms communities as a philanthropic and legacy advisor, nonprofit entrepreneur, donor activist and coach. In a lifetime of catalyzing people and resources, she has collaboratively started 23 nonprofits including Resourceful Women, the Women’s Foundation of CA, Changemakers, The Women’s Funding Network, The International Donor Network, (now called EDGE: Engaged Donors for Social Equity) and Inspired Legacies. She recently co-founded Unleashing Generosity, a learning community that offers resources, coaching and inspiration for giving circles, donor networks, financial and philanthropic advisors, families and individuals. Through her for-profit consultancy, Wholehearted Philanthropy, she works as a coach and advisor to individual donors, families, family foundations and businesses. Tracy is also a philanthropic advisor within Triskeles Foundation. Throughout her 40-year history in the field, Tracy has served on over 35 boards of directors. She has helped raise over $750 million and leveraged billions for social change justice, community building and environmental groups. Tracy is the author (with Nancy Adess) of Inspired Philanthropy: Creating a Giving Plan (Jossey-Bass, 3rd edition, 2007). She is available for media interviews, national and international presentations, workshops, and consultancies.

Click here to check out Tracy’s bold conversation with Bolder Giving and Kathy LeMay!