Resources & Publications

WDN publishes reports and guidebooks featuring best practices and case studies focused on giving philanthropists a range of tools and helpful resources to inform their giving and investing strategies.

TOOLS OF THE TRADE: SOCIAL JUSTICE PHILANTHROPY SERIES

Expand-the-Base-CoverExpand the Base: A Grantmaker’s Guide to Gender Justice and Civic Engagement

Co-authored with Funders’ Committee for Civic Participation (FCCP)Groundswell FundTrueChildNeighborhood Funders Group, and Third Wave Fund, along with participation from a number of allies in the field of gender justice and civic engagement, this guide features recommendations for effective grantmaking strategies and case studies highlighting the work of TakeAction MinnesotaYoung Women United, and Florida New Majority.

 

TOOLS OF THE TRADE: VALUES BASED INVESTING SERIES

comm-investLeveraging Change through Community Banking

Inspired by the work of our Values Based Investing Circle, this publication highlights key best practices from experts and describes some of the ways that WDN members have sought to align their banking and investing decisions with their values.

 

 

PROXY PREVIEW

Proxy Preview 2016: Special Proxy Voting Guide for WDN Members

This publication is designed to help us take action as shareholders. Proxy Preview 2016 highlights opportunities to take action on climate change and energy, corporate political activity, diversity in the workplace, board diversity, human rights, and much more!