Philanthropy without Borders was founded by Caliopy Glaros. As a fundraising expert, intercultural trainer, and cultural anthropologist, Caliopy’s work is informed by a decade of on-the-ground experience in over 30 countries, as well as designing and facilitating programs in more than 60 nations on five continents. Before launching her own practice, Caliopy led the fundraising department for an international NGO and independently consulted nonprofits, government entities, and higher education institutions.
In addition to serving as Managing Director of Philanthropy without Borders, Caliopy holds several leadership roles in professional associations committed to elevating the field of philanthropic travel:
- Philanthropy Ambassador for the Transformational Travel Council
- Chair of the Committee on Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, & Access for the Association of Fundraising Professionals
- Donor Travel author for the Impact Travel Handbook published by the Center for Responsible Travel
- Featured Speaker for the Nonprofit Technology Conference and the Educational Travel Consortium
Part strategist, part facilitator, part project manager, Caliopy positions Philanthropy without Borders as a unique player the field of donor engagement.
Caliopy and her network of resource experts, travel partners, and fellow fundraisers make up the “we” of Philanthropy without Borders. To learn more about her work, check out the articles she authors for this website or get in touch with her directly. Your vision matters to us and we would love to learn how Philanthropy without Borders can elevate your work.