Young Philanthropist


Young Philanthropist

Is an Abu Dhabi Festival initiative that will contribute to the transition of young philanthropists work from “impulse” to “impact” philanthropy through executive education, mentoring, and networking opportunities.


To equip young Philanthropists with the right knowledge and the relevant tools to:

  • Institutionalise their philanthropic activities through creating a clearly defined strategy, a structured operating model, and sustainable/reliable source of funding
  • Maximise the value of their philanthropic activities by using innovative financing tools as well as non-financial products and services.
  • Set and implement an assessment framework to measure the outcome of their activities and projects

Target audience: 20-32 years old individuals

Executive Education: Improving Impact: Navigating the Paradigm Shift.