Despite the turbulent times that 2020 has presented them, community foundations have dug in, raised support from their communities and quickly distributed funds to local organizations in need. These hometown heroes are at the forefront of making sure that the needs of the communities in which they operate are met.
Recently, S&W President, Scott Schultz presented for the Planned Giving Council of Greater Philadelphia’s 2020 Planned Giving Day Conference.
Today, the nonprofit community is being looked to as an example of justice, fairness, creativity and compassion. This presents an unparalleled opportunity for the entire sector to insert itself and to have an even greater positive impact on our communities, and those who benefit from the services only we can provide.
In a recent discussion with S&W President Scott Schultz, CEO’s of four major Philadelphia nonprofits reflected on the nature of leadership in the world today. They shared that their most important responsibility may be to empower other leaders throughout the organization.