This just in from the folks who are organizing the Pacific NW's first Global Donors Conference, which is being held in Seattle on March 19-20.
For more information on the conference please visit www.globaldonorsconference.org and stay tuned for more information.
Confirmed speakers include:
Kavita Ramdas, President and CEO of the Global Fund for Women
John Harvey, Executive Director, Grantmakers without Borders
Betsy Brill, President of Strategic Philanthropy
William H. Gates, S., co-Chair, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Sanam Naraghi Anderlini, International Civil Society Action Network
Jennifer Anderson Bahr, Executive Director, Mountain Community Resources
Angelika Arutyunova, Regional Director for Europe/Former Soviet States, Global Fund for Women
Nikhil Aziz, Executive Director, Grassroots International
Peter Berliner, Managing Director, PRI Makers Network
Julia Bolz, Journey with an Afghan School/ Founder, Ayni Education International
Therese Caouette, Faculty Associate, Thammasat University, Thailand
Chris Doerr, Pangea
Jason Henning, Global Partnerships
Anuradha Mittal, Executive Director, Oakland Institute for Sustainable Assets
Lynda Bourque Moss, Executive Director, Foundation for Community Vitality
Eric Schultz, Arthur B. Schultz Foundation
Julie Shaw, Executive Director, Global Education Fund
Stephanie Smith, Compton Foundation
Pete Stanga, Executive Director, Foundation for Sustainable Development (former Director, International Development Exchange--IDEX)
Chet Tchozewski, President, Global Greengrants Fund
Mauricio Vivero, Seattle International Foundation
For more information and to register for the conference, please visit the website at: www.globaldonorsconference.org.
Please consider attending what looks to be an excellent conference on global giving!