Worldwide Initiatives for Grantmaker Support (WINGS)

Iniciativas Mundiales de Apoyo a Donantes

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History

Founded 1998, Oaxaca (Mexico), during International Meeting of Associations Serving Grantmakers (IMAG), following a series of meetings beginning in the 1990s. Merged with Worldwide Community Foundation Support Organization Network (WCFSON), 1999. Formally founded Jan 2000. Since 2011, incorporated as a charity in the US, with permanent Secretariat moved to Sao Paulo (Brazil).

Aims

Strengthen philanthropy and a culture of giving through mutual learning and support, knowledge sharing and professional development among its participants.

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Activities

Guidance/assistance/consulting; events/meetings; training/education; networking/liaising.

Structure

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Languages

English.

Staff

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Financing

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Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 1 inter-governmental organizations.
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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 4 non-governmental organizations.
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Publications

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Members

Members in 54 countries
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Type II Classification

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Subjects *

  • Social Activity
    • Welfare
  • Commerce
    • Finance
  • Solidarity
    • Solidarity

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal

UIA Org ID

F6105

Last News Received

5. Nov 2014
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** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.

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