Ellen Wiss Becomes President of Women’s Giving Alliance
WGA Incoming President Ellen Wiss begins two-year term Tuesday!
Congratulations to Ellen Wiss who will soon begin her two-year term as president of the Women’s Giving Alliance. Wiss presented outgoing president Paula Liang with ‘thank you’ gifts during the group’s annual meeting on Wednesday. Her term officially begins on Tuesday, November 1st. Founded in 2002 the alliance is a group of 400 women who pool their philanthropic giving under the auspices of The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida. Each member contributes $1,500 annually to participate in collective grant making as well as building an endowment. As Ellen begins her new term, the organization will shift its grant focus towards breaking the cycle of female poverty. Click here to read the full story from the Times-Union.