The 15 Most Powerful Women in U.S. Philanthropy

Women are a fast-rising force in philanthropy. More women are making their own fortunes than ever before and women are also exercising growing leadership in family philanthropy, shaping how wealth made by spouses or earlier generations is given away. Women are also emerging as the top networkers and catalysts in modern philanthropy, bringing people together to mobilize huge resources for different causes.

 

  1. MELINDA GATES
  2. SUSAN BUFFETT
  3. PATRICIA HARRIS
  4. MARILYN SIMONS
  5. SUSAN DELL
  6. PAM OMIDYAR
  7. RISA LAVIZZO-MOUREY
  8. JENNIFER BUFFETT
  9. CAROL LARSON
  10. LAURENE POWELL JOBS
  11. LAURA ARRILLAGA-ANDREESSEN
  12. LAURA ARNOLD
  13. PRISCILLA CHAN
  14.  MARGARET CARGILL
  15. CATHY CATALYST

 

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