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Helen LaKelly Hunt

Helen LaKelly Hunt

Helen LaKelly Hunt is the founder and president of The Sister Fund, a private women's fund dedicated to the social, political, economic, and spiritual empowerment of women and girls. Hunt has helped to fund a number of other women's funding institutions, including the Dallas Women's Foundation, the New York Women's Foundation and the national The Women's Funding Network. She also helped catalyze, with her sister Swanee Hunt, the Women Moving Millions campaign that is raising millions of dollars for women’s funds.

Helen LaKelly Hunt is a WMC SheSource expert on Philanthropy and Social Justice. 


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A Candle Cursing the Darkness

December 23, 2008

Despite the gloomy economic reality, women’s wealth proportionately is increasing in the United States. The author tells how she and other women donors are creating a new model to use their funds to make a difference. More »