How can technology help democratize philanthropy? Scott Jackson, CEO of the nonprofit Global Impact, responds to Women Give 2020 and shares his personal and professional perspectives on the role of technology in philanthropy and fundraising.


Scott Jackson is the president and chief executive officer of Global Impact. A global development, fundraising, and marketing veteran with more than 20 years of experience, Jackson provides leadership, direction and oversight for all aspects of the organization, which has raised almost $2 billion for charitable causes since inception.

Una O. Osili, Ph.D., is an economist with significant experience in research and policy in the fields of household behavior and economic policy. She is also associate dean for research and international programs at the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy, the world’s first school dedicated to increasing the understanding of philanthropy and improving its practice worldwide.

Read the full article and listen to the podcast episode about giving in the digital age at the Women’s Philanthropy Institute’s Philanthropy Plugged In digital hub.