Introducing myself and my journal: Philanthropy can

Margaret Damen
Posted April 8, 2010 from United States

About Me: I am the co-author of "Women Wealth and Giving: The Virtuous Legacy of the Boom Generation" published by John WIley & Sons, NY 2009. I am a change-agent and thought -leader. I am a CFP, CLU, ChFC and CDFA and wealth counselor and Philanthropic Coach, public speaker and motiovational workshop leader. I consult with organizations and institutions through- out the world on how to engage, educate, motviate, and inspire women to achieve their abundant wealth legacy of values and valuables. True wealth is more than money.. I love classical music and play the flute, lvie in Florida, born in Albany, New York and serve on several national organization boards for philanthropy including the national Board of the Partnership for Philanthropic Planning in Indianapolis. Graduate of Boston University and former member of the National Alumni Board. Beleive that women can and will change the world and our time is now in the "winter of discontent" in our world. .There is a new consciousness rising. Virtue is back in vogue.

My Passions: Inspiring women to achieve their wealth legacy of values and valuables

My Challenges: reach as many women as possible and help them find their passion

My Vision for the Future: A more compassionate world where each person is honored for their unique talents

My Areas of Expertise: Speaking, Philanthropy, Financial Literacy, teaching, writing

Comments 3

  • Katie McDonald
    Apr 08, 2010
    Apr 08, 2010

    Hello Margaret,

    Welcome to PulseWire. We are a vibrant online community with many groups and features, which I encourage you to explore.

    If you are not sure where to start, I suggest going to the Voices Rising section. Here you can view and comment on the latest posts. It is available here:

    Joining the PulseWire Lounge is also a great place to start. This group is at the heart of the PulseWire culture and can be found here:

    I look forward to hearing more about your life.

    Best wishes,


  • Nicole Pampanin
    Apr 10, 2010
    Apr 10, 2010

    Hi Margaret,

    Welcome to the PulseWire community. We are happy to have you here with us. Be sure to check out the Groups section to join groups and find others that share your interests and passions, the Voices Rising section to read other women’s stories, and all the other resources that are here for you. I look forward to hearing from you here on PulseWire and learning more about your philanthropy work. Once again, welcome to our community!


  • Fatima Waziri - Azi
    Apr 11, 2010
    Apr 11, 2010

    Hey there! Welcome to PulseWire!

    Its so exciting having you with us, I am sure you will have a fun time with your new online friends and you will find this to be a positive experience. I encourage you to take advantage of the numerous resources and features available through our vibrant online community.

    Welcome again to our global community and I look forward to hearing more from you here on PulseWire!

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