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Webinar: Strategic Philantrophy
July 16, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm PDT
July 16, 2015 1:00 P.M. EDT (10:00 AM PDT) Strategic Philantrophy presented by Abha Rai
There has been a paradigmatic shift from mere acts of charity to strategic philanthropy over the last few decades. The discussion aims at increasing the preparedness of social workers by enhancing their skills and pointing the gaps that are prevalent in the area of philanthropy.
Abha Rai is a doctoral student at the University of Denver. Rai utilizes both qualitative and quantitative methodological approaches to address macro-level problems that are globally relevant. Rai’s goal is tounderstand the universal applicability of solutions that can be applied across similar settings in areas concerning intimate partner violence, global sustainability and the issues around migration. Her current areas of interest also include understand the transformation within philanthropy. Rai holds a Master’s of Social Work Degree and a Bachelor’s in Academic Law from India.