Caliopy Glaros is a regular presenter on the topics of philanthropic travel, exploitation and empathy in fundraising communications, and ethical donor and volunteer engagement. 

Signature Presentation Topics

From Exploitation to Empathy:
How to Talk About Our Beneficiaries with Dignity and Truth

The Pitfalls and Possibilities of Site Visits

Philanthropic Travel:
Navigating Different Cultures When Knowledge is Not Enough

Survivors and Safaris:
It’s time to change the way we think about philanthropic travel

Power, Privilege, and New Possibilities

Volunteering Across Cultures:
What’s Really Needed to Succeed

**All session can be presented as a keynote or as an experiential workshop-style session.

Email me to schedule your free consultation to explore a speaking engagement. I am comfortable customizing and tailoring all presentations to your specific audience’s needs and working with you closely on the content of the talk.

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Past Speaking Engagements

Nonprofit Technology Conference
Education Travel Consortium
Philanthropy NW Annual Conference
Lunch & Learn by Global PDX
AFP Oregon & SW Washington Monthly Luncheon Series
Development Drinks by Global PDX
St. Catherine University
Portland State University
Oregon Health & Science University
Consulate General of Japan
Portland JETAA Program