On 5/6, we hosted an event at General Assembly with the following organizations and professionals:
Our topic was the following: our increasingly digital world is poised to revolutionize philanthropy — shifting the idea of “giving” from top-dollar-donations-only to more decentralized efforts of community-based charity. This change can be seen in new platforms that enable everyday acts of giving. The aim of “Digital Philanthropy” will be to explore this emerging landscape. What are its obstacles and opportunities? What does it mean for the charitable world, as a whole? And, most importantly, what can you do to help?
Here’s a recap of what everyone had to say that evening: