This Community of Practice comprises of foundations focused on reshaping community philanthropy by placing communities at the center of decision-making and resource allocation. Emphasizing power redistribution, it empowers local capacities and integrates technology to democratize philanthropy. The group actively addresses social justice and equity, ensuring marginalized communities have a voice in shaping initiatives aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Empower Community Leadership: To elevate community voices in philanthropy, ensuring they lead in setting priorities and making decisions.
Promote Equity and Justice: To focus on social justice and equity, actively working to address and reduce systemic inequalities.
Integrate Technological Innovations: To leverage digital tools for efficient resource management and broader community engagement.
Sustainable Development Alignment: To align philanthropic efforts with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), focusing on creating lasting impact.
Criteria for Joining:
- Members must demonstrate a dedication to prioritizing community leadership and input in their philanthropic activities.
- A strong alignment with principles of equity and social justice in philanthropic endeavors.
- Openness to incorporating technology and new methodologies in philanthropy.
- An operational focus that aligns with or contributes to the Sustainable Development Goals.