Giving USA Report Panel Discussion

Giving USA, the Official Report on Trends in Philanthropy, will be presented during a webinar on June 22, 2022. To register for the webinar, please click here. This report includes annual national data and trends regarding charitable giving. Data includes growth in giving to different sectors classified by sources such as individuals, foundations, corporations, etc. Giving USA report provides useful information and strategic insight that assist nonprofit organizations in planning their fundraising efforts, benchmarking fundraising performance against national data and educating staff and board members about philanthropy.

After the presentation of the 2022 Giving USA Report, local panelists will discuss trends and insights related to charitable giving in our community. Join us on June 30, 2022 from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM at the Toledo Lucas Country Public Library – Main Branch as we host a panel of local funders and fund seekers who will discuss local giving trends. Panelists will share their perspectives and insights related to philanthropy in our area. Register here.

Panelists include:

Dasa Dzierwa
ProMedica Foundation
Wendi Huntley
Connecting Kids to Meals
Don Rettig
Owens Corning

In Dasa’s role as Associate Vice President of the ProMedica Foundation, she leads a team in raising funds for 11 hospitals in our local footprint – as well as approximately 300 Senior Care centers located throughout the United States.

In Wendi’s role as President for Connecting Kids to Meals, she guides her nonprofit in providing hot, nutritious meals at no cost to at-risk kids in low income and underserved areas of NW Ohio.

In Don’s role as the Director of Community Affairs and President of the OC Foundation at Owens Corning he provides leadership and management of OC’s global philanthropic and community affairs strategies and is responsible for advancing the company’s reputation with key global stakeholders.