Annual Conference 2011: The Power of Global Networks
The Power of Global Networks
April 7-9, 2011
Brooklyn, New York
Join us for a global conference that brings together women's fund leaders, donors, experts, and activists from around the world!
The National Council for Research on Women and the Women's Funding Network are collaborating on an an exciting Annual Conference that will be held in Brooklyn, New York and will mobilize women leaders to work collaboratively for positive change at the local, national, and international levels. It will offer the latest strategic thinking on how to increase our impact.
The Conference Program will focus on how women's funds turn the conventional model of philanthropy upside down, radically changing the way individuals, corporations, foundations and governments invest in women and girls. It will also address how women's funds, and the network at large, is an effective vehicle, for shared leadership and collective action, allowing us to authentically and effectively extend our reach, increase our impact and build a movement for social change.
NCRW Members are eligible for the Women's Funding Network member rate: $615. We are also offering a flat stipend of $295 to offset the registration fee for a limited number of centers on a first-come, first-served basis. Please contact email@example.com to request a stipend or for more information.
REASONS TO ATTEND:
- Chance to meet with leading women's funders from across the country
- Networking opportunity with advocates, policy specialists, government and business leaders
- Brainstorming and skills-building for transformational change
What We Do
NCRW is a network of leading university and community based research, policy, and advocacy centers with a growing global reach dedicated to advancing rights and opportunities for women and girls. We also have a Corporate Circle comprised of senior diversity professionals from leading U.S. and global member companies and a Presidents Circle of college and university leaders who share our commitment. NCRW harnesses the collective power of its network to provide knowledge, analysis, and thought leadership on issues ranging from reducing women’s poverty to building a critical mass of women’s leadership across sectors.