2011 Study of High Net Worth Women’s Philanthropy
The 2011 Study of High Net Worth Women’s Philanthropy is the latest in a series of industry-leading reports that began in 2006. The latest report is based on nationwide surveys of wealthy donors completed in 2010 and 2011, and was again conducted in partnership with The Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University.
- Spend more time than men on due diligence when making charitable decisions.
- Want a deeper level of communication with the nonprofits they support and place greater importance on its efficiency, effectiveness and the impact of their gifts.
- Were found to be more strategic in their charitable giving, with 78 percent creating an annual giving strategy and/or budget, compared to 72 percent of men.