Past Event

$10 Philanthropy: Change for Change

Wed, Aug 12 2009 - 6:30pm

$10 Philanthropy: Change for Change

Darian Rodriguez Heyman, Member, United Nations GAID High-Level Panel of Advisors; Trustee, Project Ahimsa
Jacob Colker, Co-founder and CEO, The Extraordinaries
Joe Engle, Sales Associate, Network for Good
Premal Shah, President, Kiva
Madeline Stanionis, CEO and Co-founder, Watershed – Moderator
Additional panelists TBA

President Obama’s election is believed by many to have reinvigorated the spirit of civic engagement and volunteerism. But how can younger, less affluent people do this while still paying rent, dealing with college loans and working multiple jobs to stay afloat? Come learn about nontraditional groups that are giving philanthropy a facelift with microloans, giving circles, time pledges and seed funding. Discover how doing good is cheaper than you think.

Location: SF Club Office
Time: 6 p.m. check-in, 6:30 p.m. program, 7:30 p.m. networking reception
Cost: $10 members, $10 non-members, $7 students (with valid ID)
Also know: Photo by Flickr user Mr. Kris