December 2011 Engage – The State of Giving


Collaboration, creativity, and a focus on volunteers were some the of the key topics addressed by an expert panel at the December 6 Engage breakfast. Through an interactive mobile poll provided by 44Doors, audience members strongly supported the notion that companies should give more. Click the source link below for actual results.

Leadership Austin Engage

A sold-out crowd of more than 150 filled the Kodosky Lounge at the Long Center for the Performing Arts to hear Jeff Garvey (President and CEO, Austin Community Foundation), Patsy Woods Martin (Founder and Executive Director, I Live Here, I Give Here) Lynn Meredith (President, MFI Foundation), and Gerry Tucker (Vice Chair, A Legacy of Giving; VP of Human Resources, Austin Community College) discuss the state of philanthropy in Central Texas. KXAN Chief Weathercaster Jim Spencer moderated the panel.

UPDATE: read a great recap of the event from speaker and consultant Thom Singer, and see the coverage from Community Impact News and KXAN-TV.

via Leadership Austin Blog.

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