Creating Cultures of Belonging: Cultivating Organizations Where Women and Men Thrive

Date: 8/6/2022
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Over 70 percent of general staff and beneficiaries, and 50 percent of donors of faith-based nonprofits are women, yet women make up less than 20 percent of leadership in  the  sector.  Why  are  women  held  back,  and  what  is  the  cost  to  organizations  of  overlooking the leadership skills of women in key positions? With over three decades of  combined  experience  in  the  nonprofit  sector,  in  their  research  Birmingham  and  Simard  explore  the  benefits  of  a  leadership  model  that  is  equally  shared  between  women and men.

Eeva Simard Eeva Sallinen Simard is project director of World Relief’s SCOPE project that works in Haiti, Kenya, Malawi, and South Sudan to support health outcomes for mothers and babies. She has worked with non-profits for ten years and is committed to excellence in management, communication, and the training of colleagues, particularly women. She is the coauthor of Creating Cultures of Belonging: Cultivating... read more