"After the Forum program, I realized that it will be individuals and families like the ones in the room who, through focused and concentrated private support, are going to inspire large organizations and governments to action. I'd been undervaluing an essential component for what is needed to end extreme poverty: private philanthropy."
– Jeffrey D. Sachs, New York, NY
"As a result of my attendance at the Wealth & Giving Forum, I have started a conversation with my family about much better ways to incorporate philanthropy into our overall family financial, human capital and education plans. I am really excited by the conversations and examples I experienced at the conference."
– Nathan Otto, Boulder, CO
"You are to be congratulated for bringing to life the noble concept and work of the Wealth & Giving Forum."
– His Excellency Vaclav Havel, Prague, Czech Republic
"I am still basking in the extraordinary experience and, indeed, the privilege of attending the Wealth & Giving Forum... in a lifetime of attending conferences, I have never attended one with more substance, impact and relevance to the participants assembled."
– Charles C. Bergman, New York, NY
"It was truly a special weekend filled with an eclectic group of people whose primary objective was to make the world a better place. What an amazing and powerful step in gathering everyone together for such an unbelievable 'Think Tank.' "
– Michael Rouse, Bryn Mawr, PA