with occasional email updates from Women Moving Millions.
Gender has always been important to me. I grew up in the 50’s and experienced gender inequality in my everyday life. Too many people believe women’s issues no longer need support. While nothing could be further from the truth, this translated into a major funding crisis for organizations that work to empower women and girls.
We can’t just sit back and wait for change to happen. Women must step into our donor leadership and call on others to join us.
In 1993, I made my first gift to establish Mayan, a feminist organization to act as a catalyst for change for women in the Jewish community. That gift unleashed the power of my philanthropy.