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Women Moving Millions is proud to be a Lean In partner!
“As a diverse community of extraordinary individuals committed to funding the advancement of women and girls around the globe, Women Moving Millions is leaning in because we passionately believe that a more gender-balanced world is a better world for everyone.” – Jacki Zehner, CEO (read more…)
December 11, 2012
Press Release (WMM): Women Moving Millions Leaders Featured at TEDxWomen 2012
CEO Jacki Zehner and Board Member Loreen Arbus Joined Other Experts to Discuss Challenges and Opportunities for Girls and Women Worldwide
10,000+ Participated Via Live Streaming; Millions Will View Talks Online
October 11, 2012
Press Release (WMM): To mark the United Nations’ first International Day of the Girl, Women Moving Millions is issuing a bold challenge to the global philanthropic community: Make women and girls a priority by giving $1 million or more to organizations that support their advancement. (read more…)
October 11, 2012
‘Day of the Girl’, an Op-Ed by Members, Jacki Zehner and Margot Franssen
WMM in the News
Want Greatness? Be a Warrior, Not a Worrier
Huffington Post Healthy Living, May 2, 2013
Learn more about WMM and staff member Dawn Nadeau.
Kelowna native pushes philanthropy movement for women
CBC Radio, March 19, 2013
Listen to Jacki Zehner, WMM CEO, on philanthropy and Women Moving Millions.
Rolling Out the Red Carpet for the Social Impact Oscars
The Center for High Impact Philanthropy, February 21, 2013
The work of Women Moving Millions is highlighted on issues related to women and girls on the Center for High Impact Philanthropy Blog for their first ever Social Impact Oscars!
Upending the Power Structure of Giving
Stanford Social Innovation Review, December 21, 2012
Women Moving Millions is cited as an example of the importance of diverse donors in the philanthropic world.
Women Moving Millions
Readyluck, October 23, 2012
Photos from Women Moving Millions’ Evening of Spark on September 20, 2012.
WMM Member OpEds
We Need to Reframe Success — Here’s How
Huffington Post, The Third Metric, May 17, 2013
WMM Co-chair Margot Franssen discusses social responsibility.
Mothers, Daughters, mothering Mothers, Fathers
Huffington Post Women, May 12, 2013
WMM Member Cheryl Saban, Ph.D., reflects on Mother’s Day.
Yemenis Have Moms Too
Huffington Post Politics, May 10, 2013
WMM Member Jodie Evan discusses Guantanamo Bay.
Bush’s Legacy Ought to Be on Trial but Instead It’s Put on Display
Huffington Post Politics, April 23, 2013
WMM Member Jodie Evan discusses the presidency of George W. Bush.
Ten Years After the Iraq Invasion: We Can’t Afford the Same Mistake Again
Huffington Post Politics, March 20, 2013
WMM Member Jodie Evans discusses the Iraq invasion.
CSW57 — Signed, Adopted, and Delivered
Huffington Post World, March 18, 2013
WMM Member, Cheryl Saban Ph.D., discusses the UN’s 57th Commission on the Status of Women.
Leveraging Momentum in the Movement to End Violence Against Girls and Women
Philanthropy News Digest, March 18, 2013
WMM Member and President and Co-chair of the NoVo Foundation Jennifer Buffett discusses the movement to end violence against girls and women.
Stop the Violence — Girls Have Had It Up to Here
Huffington Post Politics, March 7, 2013
WMM Member, Cheryl Saban Ph.D., shares her experience at the The Girls Tribunal on Violence: Bearing Witness to Girls’ Activism event.
Marshall and Clinton: A Shared Legacy
Huffington Post Politics, January 30, 2013
WMM co-founder, Swanee Hunt, writes about Hillary Clinton’s legacy and what it means for the future.
Francine LeFrak: Inspiration Where you Least Expect It
Huffington Post Impact, January 15, 2013
WMM Member, Francine LeFrak, reflects on Jean Harris’ impact on the rights of female inmates.
For the sake of democracy, elect women
The Boston Globe, January 2, 2013
WMM co-founder, Swanee Hunt, suggests that more women should be elected to political positions.
Change is too slow. Bring on quotas for women on boards
The Age, National Times, November 29, 2012
An opinion piece by WMM member Carol Schwartz.
WMM Members in the News
2013 Ivy Day 25th Reunion Speaker
Smith College, May 18, 2013
WMM member Mona Sinha delivered the 25th Reunion Address at Smith College’s Ivy Day celebration.
GenerationOn Honored Bank of America, Chelsea Clinton, and Julie Fisher Cummings at Annual Benefit for Outstanding Leadership in Youth Service
Market Watch, May 16, 2013
WMM Member Julie Fisher Cummings is honored by GenerationOn.
National Jewish Health Renames K-8 School for Chronically Ill Children in Honor of Morgridge Family
Market Watch, May 14, 2013
WMM Member Carrie Morgridge, with her husband John, have a school renamed in their honor.
Peace Site Award 2013 – CODEPINK: “No More Drones” with Jodie Evans
Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture, May 12, 2013
WMM Member Jodie Evans and her CODEPINK win the 2013 Peace Site Award for the Anti-Drone Campaign.
Urban Decay, May 8, 2013
WMM Member Cheryl Saban, Ph.D., was honored at the 8th Annual Global Women’s Rights Awards, hosted by The Feminist Majority Foundation.
Meet Startle’s Tastemakers
Tastemakers, April 2013
WMM Member Sheila Johnson named one of Tastemakers 40 to Watch in 2013.
Global Heroes Honored in L.A.
Feminist Majority Blog, April 22, 2013
WMM Member Cheryl Saban, Ph.D., receives an 8th Annual Global Women’s Rights Award from the Feminist Majority Foundation.
Episode 7: Francine LeFrak
Archetypes with Lee Woodruff, April 9, 2013
Hear about WMM member Francine LeFrak’s venture Same Sky, a fair trade initiative that offers employment to women living with HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa.
‘Making Marriage Simple:’ The New Book That Could Change Your Marriage
Huffington Post 50, March 21, 2013
Read about WMM Founding Chair Helen LaKelly Hunt’s new book that she co-authored with her husband, Harville Hendrix.
KSU Journalism Center Gets $100K Gift
Kennesaw Patch, March 21, 2013
WMM Member Ruth Ann Harnisch is praised for her support of the Center for Sustainable Journalism.
Two Prominent Philanthropic Families Unite Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Campus
Market Watch, March 20, 2013
WMM Member Cheryl Saban, Ph.D., is honored by the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles for her generous donation.
Salamander CEO Sheila Johnson talks golf with NBC’s Dan Hicks
Innisbrook Resort, March 17, 2013
WMM Member Sheila Johnson discusses her entrance into the world of golf and the sport itself.
Schwartz: more female voices needed in business news
mUmBRELLA, March 8, 2013
WMM Member, Carol Schwartz, discusses gender imbalance in the reporting of business news.
Canadian Body Shop Founder Margot Franssen puts financial force behind Canadian Women’s Foundation
Vancouver Observer, March 8, 2013
Learn about WMM Member Margot Franssen’s support of the Canadian Women’s Foundation.
Abigail Disney’s “Small World” Start Leads to Documentaries With Global Impact
Womenectics, March 5, 2013
Learn about the work of WMM Member Abigail Disney in documentary filmmaking.
Interview with Swanee Hunt
U.S. Embassy, Vienna, Austria, February 27, 2013
Hear WMM co-founder Swanee Hunt, former U.S. Ambassador to Austria, discuss diplomatic relations between the U.S. and Austria.
Sheila Johnson Poised for Key Role
ESPN Golf, February 26, 2013
WMM Member Sheila Johnson is the first African-American woman elected to the United States Golf Association’s executive committee.
Welcome New MAKERS Erin Brockovich, Genevieve S. Brown, Amy Goodman and Bonnie Schaefer!
MAKERS, February 15, 2013
WMM Member Bonnie Schaefer joins the amazing community of MAKERS women.
Margaret McCain donates $2.25 million to MSVU
The Chronicle Herald, February 9, 2013
WMM Member Margaret McCain donates money to Mount Saint Vincent University for a new student facility that honors women.
The Power of Women in Philanthropy
The USC Center on Philanthropy and Public Policy 2013, February 8, 2013
WMM Member Gael Sylvia Pullen is a featured speaker in this Philanthropic Leadership Forum Breakout Session on Philanthropic Imagination.
How Rockwell heir Cathy Raphael launched her own philanthropic efforts
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, February 3, 2013
Learn about WMM Member Cathy Raphael’s commitment to philanthropy.
Meera Gandhi: The Fountainhead
Wonder Woman, February 2013
Read about WMM Member Meera Gandhi’s commitment to philanthropy.
Wonder Woman at Sundance
The New York Times, January 22, 2013
Jacki Zehner, CEO of WMM, held a Wonder Woman themed brunch at her house during the Sundance Film Festival. They attendees discussed a new study out regarding women in the film industry.
Remarkable Woman: Connie Duckworth
Chicago Tribune, January 13, 2013
Read about WMM Member Connie Duckworth’s company Arzu Rugs which empowers Afghan women.
Advocate’s Choice: Francine LeFrak
Archetype, January 7, 2013
WMM Member Francine LeFrak is chosen as an inspirational philanthropist.
Reflections from Delegates: Trea Yip
Nobel Women’s Initiative, January 2013
WMM Member Trea Yip discusses her trip to Liberia.
Bolder Giving Story – Cathy Raphael
Bolder Giving, January 2013
WMM Member Cathy Raphael’s Bold Giver Story.
Women’s eNews Announces 21 Leaders for the 21st Century 2013
Women’s eNews, January 1, 2013
WMM Members Barbara Bridges & Margot Franssen listed as two of the 21 Leaders for 2013.
Women take the lead in philanthropic initiatives
Park Record, December 14, 2013
WMM CEO Jacki Zehner and Susan Swartz cohosted a luncheon with The Global Fund for Women CEO Musimbi Kanyoro as the keynote speaker.
Top Ten Takeaways on Innovation From TEDx Women
Huffington Post Women, December 11, 2012
CEO Jacki Zehner’s talk at TedX Women 2012 quoted – “We’re in this together”.
Sue Anschutz-Rodgers receives Cranmer Award for land preservation work
Denver Post, December 9, 2012
WMM Member Sue Anschutz-Rodgers is honored with the 2012 George E. Cranmer Aware for her land preservation work in Colorado.
Loreen Arbus at TEDxWomen 2012
TEDxWomen, December 5, 2012
WMM Member Loreen Arbus talks about overcoming childhood struggles and disruptions in her life to find creative expression and success in the worlds of media and Tango dance.
Jacki Zehner at TEDxWomen 2012
TEDxWomen, December 4, 2012
WMM CEO Jacki Zehner talks about the issues that have hindered women’s advancement in the financial industry and the solutions she has discovered to fix this inequality.
Give and Let Give
Bethesda Magazine, December 2012
WMM Member Patrice Brickman and her husband Scott were named 2012 Philanthropists of the Year.
Philanthropist brings message of encouragement, impact to Vero Beach women
Treasure Coast Newspapers, November 13, 2012
An article about board member Margot Franssen, guest speaker for the fifth annual Indian River Impact 100 membership breakfast.
Women Urged to Join Public Sector Boards
The Australian, November 7, 2012
Carol Schwartz among business leaders who will be part of a program announced by Australian Finance Minister Penny Wong to get more women on government sector boards.
Englewood Chamber Luncheon Honors Eight Who Make Difference
Englewood News, October 31, 2012
Carrie and John Morgridge among honorees at Englewood Chamber of Commerce Service Club Luncheon.
Inequities: Jodie Evans and Suzanne Lacy
Creative Time Summit, October 12, 2012
WMM Member Jodie Evans speaks about sexual violence.
Women Establish Themselves as Players in the Philanthropy Field
Deseret News, September 29, 2012
An article quoting CEO Jacki Zehner that mentions the work Women Moving Millions does for women and girls and also looks at research that shows women give (philanthropically) differently than men.
Chair Chosen for New ‘Arts’ Agency
Pro Bono Australia News, October 24, 2012
Carol Schwartz has been chosen as Chair of the new agency replacing the Australia Business Arts Foundation (AbaF) and Artsupport Australia.
Million Dollar Call to Action!
Good Business NY, October 19, 2012
Jacki Zehner and Women Moving Millions step into the public stage to highlight the importance of bold investments in women and girls.
Women Moving Millions vimeo post, “Global Girl Media for Women Moving Millions”
Global Girl Media, October 11, 2012
WMM and Global Girl Media ask, “If you had one million dollars to change the world… What would you do with it?”
Philanthropy in the City: Women Moving Millions Revolutionizes Fundraising
The Daily Beast, October 11, 2012
Jacki Zehner and Margot Franssen discuss their commitment to WMM and breakthrough philanthropy.
International Day of the Girl
Jacki Zehner, October 11, 2012
Jacki Zehner endorses WMM’s first press release and video collaboration with Global Girl Media.
Day of the Girl
WMM Op-ed by Jacki Zehner & Margot Franssen, October 11, 2012
Jacki Zehner and Margot Franssen urge the public to make women and girls a number one priority.
The Canadians Behind Women Moving Millions
The Star, October 3, 2012
WMM’s Canadian members are highlighted in this article.
Women Moving Millions Summit 2012
Jacki Zehner, October 1, 2012
Jacki Zehner recaps WMM’s first summit.
Jacki Zehner: Game Changer in Focused Philanthropy
The Perfect Fit, September 7, 2012
This article explains how Jacki Zehner grew into her role as CEO at WMM.
Women Transforming Philanthropy-Trading Charity for Global Philanthropy
Womenetics, August 21, 2012
Margot Franssen and Donna Hall discuss women working together to invest in their passions.
Top 10 Empowering Events for Women
Prosperity Candle, July 30, 2012
WMM’s Annual Summit event is mentioned in this article.
Women Exert New Influence On Philanthropy
Reuters, July 11, 2012
Jacki Zehner is featured in this piece about women’s influential impact on philanthropy.
Women Changing the Face of Philanthropy
Denver Post, July 22, 2012
Women are continually gaining more financial power. They are collectively using it to better the lives of other women and girls.
One Wonder Woman, Moving Millions
The Vancouver Observer, June 6, 2012
Jacki Zehner and WMM are profiled by The Vancouver Observer.
Shoring up the Pipeline for Female Filmmakers at Sundance
[Pat Mitchell], The Huffington Post, January 26, 2012
Jacki Zehner is mentioned for her participation in empowering women in film.
Sundance Institute and Women in Film Spotlight Challenges Facing Women Filmmakers
We Are Movie Geeks, January 23, 2012
Jacki Zehner is acknowledged for co-hosting an event to promote women in film.
Social Investing by Women
Boulder Daily Camera, January 15, 2012
Helen LaKelly Hunt and Swanee Hunt are mentioned for founding WMM.
The Power of Small
[Ruthie Ackerman], The Wall Street Journal, December 12, 2011
The small foundations of Kayrita Anderson, Jacki Zehner, and Martha Richards make large impacts.
Ruth Ann Harnisch Honored by Women Moving Millions
Sustainable Journalism, July 5, 2011
Ruth Ann Harnisch is honored as WMM member of the month.
Women Moving Millions: How Female Philanthropists are Changing the World
[Helen LaKelly Hunt], The Solutions Journal, February 2011
Helen LaKelly Hunt traces the history of female philanthropists and the birth of WMM.
Interviews: Dr. Helen LaKelly Hunt and Christine Grumm
Australian Philanthropy, Issue 75, November 2010
Helen LaKelly Hunt and Christine Grumm are interviewed about philanthropy aimed to elevate women and girls.
Change for the Better
WellBeing (Australia), May 2010
Philanthropist Jill Reichstein is involved with Women Mobilising Millions, an organization modeled after WMM.
Women Helping Women
Notebook Magazine (Australia), May 2010
Helen LaKelly Hunt and Christine Grumm speak about contributing to women’s funds.
Rare Charity Empowers the World’s Women
ABC News video (1:49), March 26, 2010
ABC investigates WMM’s impacts. Helen LaKelly Hunt, Margot Franssen, and Lauren Embrey are interviewed.
Yes, the Women Moved Millions!
The Production Collective, March 17, 2010
The Production Collective recaps WMM’s celebration of raising $176 million for women’s funds around the world.
The Weekend Australian, February 16, 2010
Helen LaKelly Hunt is photographed at the launch of Women Mobilising Millions in February, 2010.
Women Mobilising Millions
ABC Radio National (Australian radio interview with Helen LaKelly Hunt), February 16, 2010
WMM is noted as being an inspiration to the Australian group, “Women Mobilising Millions.”
Women Really Do Control the Purse Strings
The Age (Australia), February 16, 2010
Helen LaKelly Hunt traveled to Australia to rally support Women Mobilising Millions.
Gender Spotlight Turned on Philanthropy
Australian Financial Review, February 9, 2010
Women Moving Millions and Women Mobilising Millions use a gender lens for funding allocations.
Will You Be My Valentine?
[Cheryl Saban], The Huffington Post, February 9, 2010
WMM member, Cheryl Saban, encourages readers to donate to women’s funds on Valentine’s Day.
The Moment is Now: Women Funding Women
[Ruthie Ackerman], Financial Planning, February 5, 2010
Women are gaining more financial power and are using it to fund their own voices. WMM Members, Helen LaKelly Hunt and Lauren Embrey, discuss this empowering trend.
A Moment with Eve Mahlab
Melbourne Weekly (Australia), February 2010
Eve Mahlab expains why Australia is ready to join WMM in groundbreaking philanthropy for women and girls.
The Untold Tales of the ‘F’ Fraternity
Brisbane Times (Australia), January 31, 2010
This article discusses Women Mobilising Millions, which was modeled after WMM.
Philanthropists Urged to Focus More on Women
The Age (Australia), January 25, 2010
WMM and Helen LaKelly Hunt are mentioned as sources of inspiration for the Women Mobilising Millions movement.
21 Leaders for the 21st Century: Cecilia Boone, Pioneer for Social Justice
Womens eNews, January 3, 2010
Cecilia Boone, WMM member, is mentioned for her work in social justice.
Making a Difference: Acts of Courage and Compassion — Inspiring Stories of 2009
ABC News, December 28, 2009 Watch the ABC News Video Below (“Millions of Reasons” segment)
Helen LaKelly Hunt, WMM member, is profiled. She says, “it’s time high net-worth women to stand by their sisters.”
The 25 Best Givers
Barron’s, November 30, 2009
Helen LaKelly Hunt and Swanee Hunt are honored as being the number nine “Best Givers” by Barron’s.
When Women Flex Their Philanthropic Power
Interview with Helen LaKelly Hunt and the International Museum of Women, October 21, 2009
Helen LaKelly Hunt is interviewed about women’s funds and feminist philanthropists.
Amid Recession, Nonprofits Feel The Pain
NPR, All Things Considered, September 28, 2009
Female philanthropists discuss the affect the economy will have on donations to non-profits.
Women Moving Millions: The Girls Give Back Big Time
The Huffington Post, September 27, 2009
Kari Henley explains the WMM movement.
Lynn Sherr Interviews Kavita Ramdas of Global Fund for Women
Bill Moyers Journal on PBS, September 25, 2009
Kavita Ramdas, WMM member, is interviewed about human rights initiatives around the world.
The Power of the Purse
The New York Times, August 18, 2009
WMM members Helen LaKelly Hunt, Swanee Hunt, Kayrita Anderson, Jacki Zehner, Abigail Disney, and Jennifer Buffett are highlighted for their philanthropic dedication.
Women In Philanthropy
Forbes, August 18, 2009
WMM is noted as being one of the key players in women’s philanthropy.
What’s Behind the Rise of Women’s Philanthropy?
[Deborah Richardson], Women’s Media Center Commentary, July 14, 2009
Study: Grants for Women and Girls Grow Faster Than Other Foundation Giving
Chronicle of Philanthropy, June 23, 2009
Giving by grant makers who focus on helping women and girls has grown rapidly in the past few years.
Report: Women’s Philanthropy Outpaces the Pack
Women’s eNews, June 23, 2009
Charitable giving by funds to women and girls have increased greatly from 2004 to 2006.
The Future of Philanthropy
[Courtney Martin], The American Prospect, June 8, 2009
WMM is celebrated as progressive initiative in philanthropy.
A Plea to the $100-Million Mystery Donor
Chronicle of Philanthropy Opinion, June 4, 2009
Women for Women: Three Women Worth Celebrating
Town & Country, June 2009
Kayrita Anderson, WMM member, is spotlighted for her efforts in ending teen prostitution in Georgia.
Women Take Philanthropic Reins
The Wall Street Journal, May 20, 2009
WMM members, Jennifer Buffet and Abigail Disney, announce their $1 million donations and join the WMM community.
An Historic Day for Women, and Well Worth a Ditty
[Leah Hunt-Hendrix], The Huffington Post, May 19, 2009
Leah Hunt-Hendrix, daughter of Helen LaKelly Hunt and neice of Swanee Hunt, recounts the birth of WMM and the celebration of the last day of WMM’s initial campaign.
As Charitable Giving Dwindles, Women’s Philanthropy is on the Rise
World Affairs Council Blog, May 18, 2009
WMM member, Jennifer Buffet, is quoted in this blog. The post commends funding women and girls.
Can Women Save Philanthropy?
[Lynn Sherr], The Daily Beast, May 17, 2009
Members Helen LaKelly Hunt, Swanee Hunt, Loreen Arbus, Kayrita Anderson, Abigail Disney, Tracy Gary, Barbara Dobkin, Margot Franssen, and Jennifer Buffet are the focal points of this article that discusses females saving philanthropy.
Affluent Women Give $176M Stimulus
CNBCvideo.com, May 15, 2009
Swanee Hunt is interviewed about WMM.
Women Are Storming Charities
The Wall Street Journal, May 15, 2009
Women are gaining financial power and are using these funds to contribute to charity. WMM members, Jennifer Buffet, Abigail Disney, Swanee Hunt, and Helen LaKelly Hunt are honored for their gifts.
Campaign to Spur Giving by Wealthy Women Surpasses Target
Chronicle of Philanthropy News Update, May 15, 2009
WMM is acknowledged for raising $177 million and surpassing its original goal by more than $25 million.
Local Women Propel Funding Campaign to Historic Highs
Seattle Times Article, May 13, 2009
WMM members, Nancy Nordhoff, Donna Bellew, and Rebecca Norlander are identified for their philanthropic dedication.
Three Women Donate $1M Each to Seattle Foundation
Puget Sound Business Journal, May 13, 2009
WMM members, Nancy Nordhoff, Donna Bellew, and Rebecca Norlander, are recongized for donating $1 million.
Women Rally Resources To Solve World’s Problems
[Michel Martin, Tell Me More], National Public Radio Interview with Helen LaKelly Hunt and Gloria Steinem, May 12, 2009
Helen LaKelly Hunt and Gloria Steinem discuss women’s funds and the Women Moving Millions effort.
10 Ways to Give to Women and Girls
World Pulse, February 20, 2009
This article suggests different ways to give to women and girls. WMM is credited for its inspirational movement.
Oddly, Women are Moving Millions as Others Scale Back Giving
Washington Area Women’s Foundation, January 5, 2009
WMM is acknowledged for giving millions while others scale back donation amounts.
21 Leaders for the 21st Century: 2009
Women’s eNews Feature, December 28, 2008
Jacki Zehner, WMM CEO, is acknowledged as one of Women’s eNews 21 leaders for the 21st century for supporting workplace equality.
Holiday Cheer: The Story of Women Moving Millions
Philantopic Blog, December 27, 2008
WMM is profiled by the Foundation Center.
A Candle Cursing the Darkness
[Helen LaKelly Hunt], Women’s Media Center, December 23, 2008
Helen LaKelly Hunt explains how she and other female philanthropists are creating a new movement to use their funds to make a difference.
The Giving Gene
The Wall Street Journal Article, December 3, 2008
Jennifer Buffett, WMM member, is president of the NoVo foundation. She comments on female philanthropy.
As Women’s Incomes Rise, So Do Their Donations
New York Times, November 10, 2008
WMM members, Helen LaKelly Hunt, Swanee Hunt, and Abigail Disney are mentioned for their success and generous donations.
USA: Women Moving Millions
Women’s Feature Service Article, September 16, 2008
Swanee Hunt and Helen LaKelly Hunt, co-founders of WMM, are mentioned for founding WMM and giving to women’s funds.
How Donating Money Can Make You Feel Richer
U.S. News and World Report, June 17, 2008
Lisa Philp, head of philanthropic services at JPMorgan Private Bank, discusses the rise of her female clients. She talks about the popularity of women funding women and includes WMM as one of these influential organizations.
The Year of Giving Generously
Financial Times Article, June 14, 2008
A Woman’s Guide to Giving
Town & Country Article, June 2008
WMM member, Barbara Dobkin, is featured in this article which provides females with advice on donating gifts.
Fundraising Drive Raises Almost $100 Million
The Washington Post, May 1, 2008
Laurie Emrich and Julie Jensen, WMM members, are noted for their contributions towards women’s funds in the Washington area.
New York Contribute Article, January/February 2008
This article explains how women are changing philanthropy. The WMM movement is highlighted, along with members Abigail Disney, Swanee Hunt, and Helen LaKelly Hunt.
A Charity Challenge: Fund Women First
More Magazine Article, December 2007
Helen LaKelly Hunt talks about her hope that WMM is a network of women willing to fund women’s issues first.
The Million Dollar Sisters on a Mission
Financial Times Article, November 13, 2007
Making Change Happen and Helping Women Move Millions
[Helen LaKelly Hunt], The Huffington Post, November 13, 2007
No Strings Attached
Chronicle of Philanthropy Article, October 1, 2007
This article seeks out donors who provide non-profits with unrestricted gifts. WMM member, Abigail Disney, is mentioned for her generous, unrestricted donations.
The Joy of Giving Til It Hurts
Financial Times Article, August 31, 2007
Abigail Disney, member of WMM, speaks about her history with philanthropic work, and her desire to give until it hurts.
A New Era in Sisterly Giving
Financial Times Article , August 24, 2007
WMM Members, Abigail Disney, Helen LaKelly Hunt, and Swanee Hunt, are mentioned for their bold, revolutionary giving in this article.
WMM Related News
High Stakes Donor Collaborations
Stanford Social Innovation Review, Spring 2013
This article discusses collaborations among donors and foundations.
The Business of Women
Huffington Post, October 12, 2012
This article celebrates the progression of women.