Global Philanthropy Forum

A project of the World Affairs Council of Northern California, the Global Philanthropy Forum aims to build a community of donors and social investors committed to international causes, and to inform, enable and enhance the strategic nature of their work.




Nexus – Global Youth Summit

Nexus is a global movement of 2000+ young people from over 70 countries working to increase and improve philanthropy and impact investing by bridging communities of wealth and social entrepreneurship.




Social Venture Partners

Social Venture Partners is the largest network of engaged donors in the world, and we do more than give away money. With 3200 Partners in 40 cities, SVP amplifies the impact of those out to do good by cultivating effective philanthropists, funding and strengthening nonprofits, and investing in collaborative solutions to entrenched social and environmental problems. Founded in 1997 by Paul Brainerd and group of Seattle’s business leaders.




Synergos – Global Philanthropists Circle

Synergos helps solve the complex problems of poverty and inequality by promoting and supporting collaborations among business, government, civil society, and marginalized communities.




Worldwide Initiatives for Grantmaker Support (WINGS)

WINGS is a network of about 100 philanthropy associations and support organizations in 40 countries around the world whose purpose is to strengthen, promote, and provide leadership on the development of philanthropy and social investment.