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Women Give 2019: Gender and Giving Across Communities of Color

Publication date: 
March 2019
Women Give 2019 is the first study to explore the intersection of race, giving and gender. The report finds that generosity is a value shared by all communities, and that women across race and ethnicity are leading through philanthropy. As communities of color grow in wealth and influence, the study demonstrates the unique perspectives women of color bring to philanthropy and underscores the importance of understanding and engaging donors from diverse backgrounds.
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"Women and aging: A crisis unfolds" discussion hosted by the Portland Press Herald

Release Date: 
06/02/2022

Join moderator Carol Coultas and panelists Jessica Maurer, executive director of the Maine Council on Aging, and Destie Hohman Sprague, executive director of Maine Women’s Lobby, on June 7 from 6:30 – 8 p.m. as they explore the policies and innovations to help aging Mainers.

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