Training Details

Friday, September 21, 2018

9:30 am - 11:00 am ET

Foundation Center Midwest
1422 Euclid Avenue
Suite 1600
Cleveland, OH


eLearning at Foundation Center


Giving Circles might seem the most mysterious form of organized philanthropy.  Well, it needn't be!  Come to this free program and learn from practitioners and experts in this form of giving. Speakers will include:

  • Katherine Readey - The Cleveland Colectivo
  • Hilary Sparks-Roberts - Social Venture Partners Cleveland
  • Jan Thrope - Inner Visions of Cleveland
  • Kassy Wyman - 100+ Women Who Care: Cleveland

Bring your questions and we'll dispel the mystery!



  • Participants will learn how to identify and research Giving Circles
  • Participants will be able to compare and understand the motivations of local Giving Circles

Intended Audience

All levels of experience
CEOs, executive directors, upper management
Fundraising & development staff
Grant writers


David Holmes City Lead Foundation Center Midwest View Bio

Katherine Readey Product Owner OnShift View Bio

Hilary Sparks-Roberts Executive Director Social Venture Partners Cleveland View Bio

Jan Thrope Inner Visions of Cleveland View Bio

Kassy Wyman Assistant Vice President of Development Operations Oberlin College