Fundraising as a Choice and Not an Accident
Danisha Bhaloo-Shivji, CFRE, development and communications manager with Boys & Girls Clubs Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton, discusses why it is important to talk about and present fundraising as a viable career option and the critical need for more racialized women fundraisers in the sector.
Women's Impact Initiative
Since 2018, the AFP Women’s Impact Initiative has:
What We Do Matters
The ongoing objectives are focused on research, education, raising awareness, and developing women into leaders.
Researching the barriers to an equitable profession. Find research materials here.
Sharing information about the issues and allowing fundraisers to share their stories. Find resources to share awareness of the issues
Provide resources and opportunities to address gender equity barriers through education. Find resources and upcoming educational offerings
SUPPORT AND GUIDANCE
Creating a safe space to share experience and seek guidance. Find information about The WII Mentoring Program.