EFC Chief Executive Gerry Salole took part in the the Global Fund for Community Foundations’ Global Summit on Community Philanthropy from 1 – 2 December 2016 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Speakers and delegates alike made the call to ‘Shift the power’ to the people, to the local, to the community and in this interview with openDemocracy, Dr. Salole explains why thinking local is the answer.
About the Global Fund for Community Foundations
The GFCF works to promote and support the development of community philanthropy around the world through small grants, technical support, networking and knowledge-building. The GFCF is a UK and South African not-for-profit, headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa.