Individuals & Families

As an individual or family donor, you want to make a difference in the world.
You’ve worked so hard for your accomplishments, and you want to instill lasting values in the generations to come while seeing real impact in the causes you care about. Yet while there are so many rewarding ways to give back —all of the options can be overwhelming!
  • What are my philanthropic goals?
  • What causes am I passionate about?
  • Should we start a foundation or donor-advised fund?
  • What’s the best way to engage the next generation of our family?
  • How can I feel more joy with my philanthropic giving?

If you find yourself asking any of these questions, it may be time to reach out to a professional to help you navigate your philanthropy journey.

An Experienced Philanthropy Advisor You Can Trust

Kris Putnam-Walkerly is a leading global philanthropic advisor with more than 20 years of experience working with donors big and small. With the expert clarity she provides, you will be able to significantly accelerate the speed and quality of decision-making on all philanthropic issues—and involve the whole family in the process.

Donors who have worked with Kris report dramatic improvement in understanding their philanthropic goals, determining the right giving strategies, engaging family members, and philanthropic impact.

Kris offers a variety of services designed to catapult your giving, clarify your focus and increase your impact as a donor:

Advising: Find out how to increase the clarity, speed and impact of your charitable giving.

Strategy Development, Implementation and Tune-Up: Rapidly develop a new giving strategy or refresh your existing one.

Speaking: Extend Kris’ deep knowledge and expertise to your family, board or foundation members.