Author Archives: Carrie Greenaway

SheGives Joins the National #GivingTuesday Movement To Encourage Spending With A Purpose

    SheGives has joined #GivingTuesday, a first of its kind effort that will harness the collective power of a unique blend of partners—charities, families, businesses and individuals—to transform how people think about, talk about and participate in the giving … Continue reading

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WhoIsShe? SheGives Member Laurie McTeague

Q: TO KICK THINGS OFF, WOULD YOU TELL US ABOUT YOUR ORGANIZATION, TRUST FOR LEARNING? A: Glad to. I am a co-founder of Trust for Learning, a collective action fund (somewhat like SheGives!) in which funders interested in reframing education … Continue reading

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SheGives Founding Member Erin Gates Featured in Boston Globe

We Are So Thrilled for Founding Member Erin Gates! A wonderful human being who is committed to giving, we want to congratulate SheGives Founding Member Erin Gates on the launch of her first book Elements of Style: Designing a Home … Continue reading

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WhoIsShe? SHEGIVES Member Sydney Atkins Mason

Q: WHAT ARE SOME OF THE MOST EXCITING, PHILANTHROPIC ACTIVITIES YOU ARE INVOLVED IN? A: I am a new board member at both UAspire and BUILD, two Boston-based organizations that are doing fantastic things for our youth population. UAspire is … Continue reading

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WhoIsShe? SHEGIVES Member Elizabeth De Montigny

Q: TO START US OFF, COULD YOU TELL US ABOUT YOUR INVOLVEMENT ON THE BOARD OF CRITTENTON WOMEN’S UNION? A: Yes, of course. I am on the board of Crittenton Women’s Union (CWU), a non-profit that – at its core … Continue reading

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WhoIsShe? SHEGIVES Member Janelle Woods-McNish

Q: SO, WE’RE DYING TO KNOW, HOW WAS IT SERVING AS MRS. MASSACHUSETTS? A: A truly life changing experience! I was honored and humbled to represent the remarkable married women of Massachusetts. Armed with my crown, heals and lipstick I … Continue reading

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Collaborative Philanthropy: SheGives Takes A Lead

SheGives Cited for Its Role on the Leading Edge of Collaborative Philanthropy SheGives’ innovative model is turning heads! Jeff Poulos, executive director of Associated Grant Makers, mentions SheGives in a recent article about the evolution of philanthropy stating, “SheGives… [is] … Continue reading

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WhoIsShe? SHEGIVES Founding Member Megan Kelleher

Q: HOW DID YOU GET INVOLVED WITH THE VICTIM RIGHTS LAW CENTER, AND WHAT IS YOUR ROLE THERE? A: In 2011, I was introduced to the Victim Rights Law Center through a friend of the Executive Director, Stacy Malone. I … Continue reading

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WhoIsShe? SHEGIVES FOUNDING MEMBER NANCY SIMONIAN

Q: SO NANCY, WHAT’S IT LIKE BEING THE CEO OF A STARTUP LIFE SCIENCES COMPANY? A: It is very exciting and fast paced. My company, Syros Pharmaceutics, is working on medicines that control the expression of genes that cause diseases … Continue reading

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WhoIsShe? SHEGIVES FOUNDING MEMBER DEIRDRE PRESCOTT

Q:WHAT IS THE BEST ADVICE YOUR MOTHER EVER GAVE YOU? A: My mother told me to get a cleaning lady immediately when I first got married. The idea was to get my husband accustomed to paying for it, whether it … Continue reading

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