The Diversity of Family Foundations and Engaging High Net Worth Individuals

Every family, individual, and foundation is different. Consultants have to have a toolkit of competencies, active listening, and facilitation skills to approach each engagement in distinct ways. Watch a conversation with consultants Dawn Franks, President of Your Philanthropy, and Yvonne Moore, Principal Advisor of Moore Philanthropy, to discuss how to work effectively with family foundations and high-net worth individuals to support their philanthropic efforts.

Values Out Loud: Be Bold!

Yvonne Moore, Founder and Principal Philanthropic Advisor of Moore Philanthropy delivers a keynote speech on the value Be Bold! at the 2018 Segal Family Foundation Annual Meeting in Nairobi, Kenya.

The Language of the deaf must be heard

This is a reflection from a networking visit I made during this year’s European Foundation Centre’s Conference in Brussels, Belgium. The conference theme was “Culture Matters: Connecting citizens, uniting communities.”

Dr. Dionne Show

Dr. Dionne Poulton interviews Yvonne Moore, Principal Philanthropic Advisor of Moore Philanthropy, and former Chief of Staff to filmmaker and philanthropist Abigail E. Disney. Listen as Yvonne candidly shares her exciting experience advising and overseeing her clients’ individual and family wealth.

Fitting The Image to The Spirit

As a philanthropist and philanthropic practitioner from the African American diaspora, I was initially excited to explore your issue on Diaspora philanthropy and excited to know that philanthropy by and for communities from myriad diasporas around the world might find an audience among the mainstream philanthropic community.

Giving Voice to Fuel Change

Helping make change is a choice. Do you help or hinder? Since 2010, the Black Diaspora has formally celebrated our collective history of philanthropy each August during Black Philanthropy Month.

Joint Foundation Statement on Immigration

Moore Philanthropy is a signatory on the Joint Foundation Statement on Immigration. Initiated by Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees, more than 190 philanthropic institutions have signed in support of this statement.

The High-Impact Giving Strategy for 2017? Love

We have a crisis in philanthropy. And I use the word crisis on purpose; love of humankind is the foundation upon which a culture (not the institutions) of philanthropy was birthed and later institutionalized.

Celebrating Black Philanthropy Month and Our Collective History

Philanthropy in this country did not begin with the creation of institutions established by oil and steel magnates, or with savvy investors. The origins and forms are numerous, but for me—a Black woman in America—philanthropy is ancient, personal, inter-generationally nurtured, and, quite honestly, expected.