Give collective philanthropy a boost

img_4661Collective philanthropy is powerful. And it can be amplified this month through North State Giving Tuesday on Nov. 29.

But before we get to that, let’s drill down for a moment on the concept of collective philanthropy, which is the core of The Women’s Fund of the Shasta Regional Community Foundation. The idea is that lots of little adds up to make a big impact. Pooling individual donations from those with the ability and generosity to give is an effective strategy for helping those in need. The Women’s Fund works toward solutions for women in the Redding area struggling to break through generational poverty and underachievement.

“Through collective giving, we can give much more back to our communities than we ever could as individuals,” says Women’s Fund Chair Denise Yergenson. Continue reading “Give collective philanthropy a boost”