Voted one of the most listened-to voices in philanthropy!
Michael Chatman is on a mission to give a voice to the everyday philanthropist and raise the level of generosity across the world. America’s leading connector, navigator and broker in the field of philanthropy and charitable giving, Chatman is all about working together, sharing networks and resources to solve problems.
With his more than 325,000 followers on Twitter, and his global network of generous givers, philanthropy leaders and everyday humanitarians, Michael has received numerous honors for his work as a charitable foundation executive and entrepreneurial journalist in philanthropy. Chatman was voted America’s Maverick Philanthropist and one of the nation’s leading social media influencers in philanthropy.
Michael Chatman is the founder and host of the weekly Twitter talk show #WHYIGIVE, which engages tweeters from around the world. It is the fastest growing generosity movement in social media. An accomplished professional speaker, Michael Chatman has personally spoken to more than 75,000 next generation philanthropists from families with household net worth of $1 million to $10 million – and more than 25,000 mission-related philanthropists from families with household net worth of $10 million to $100 million.
Some Kind Words That Keep Me Going
Thank you for leading us all together in positive agreement. You give us a chance to exchange kindness over hate. #WHYiGive
Casandra Robinson @MsCadero
Thanks for continuing to challenge us to create a more benevolent society through #WHYiGive..generosity is such a privilege!
Bethany Gullion @Lead_thru_Love
Thank you Michael and all the Giveites for showing the world the blessing of being a giver #whyigive