Join EDGE for a pre-conference funder convening at the 5th annual Degrowth conference
Budapest, Hungary August 28-30, 2016
An Invitation to Funders Participating in the 12th World Social Forum
Montreal, Canada August 9-14, 2016
JUST GIVING '16
The 2016 report summarizes
the narratives and insights
gathered from this year's
EDGE Funders Alliance addresses the systemic nature of the social, economic and ecological crises threatening the future of our planet. By supporting reflection and collaboration among members and forging strategic partnerships in and outside philanthropy, EDGE works to increase resources for community well-being and transnational organizing in ways that promote justice and build lasting, meaningful change.
A community of donors, foundation officers and advisors across the international philanthropic landscape sharing knowledge, tools and approaches, with differing priorities and strategies but a shared commitment to global social change
Recognizing that today’s economic, social and ecological challenges require greater dialogue across issues, geographies and funding strategies, EDGE works to bridge perspectives and deepen cooperation around key issues and struggles of the day;
For greater impact that understands that combining support for local empowerment and grounded efforts to improve community well-being with support for transnational movement-building are complementary, reinforcing and more likely to bring about meaningful and lasting social transformation.
JOIN OUR COMMUNITY
Members of EDGE Funders Alliance recognize that today’s economic, social and ecological challenges require greater dialogue across issues, geographies and strategies, and that combining support for local empowerment and community well-being with support for transnational networks and movement-building is more likely to bring about meaningful and lasting social change.