Lynne Twist

Lynne Twist, a global activist, fundraiser, speaker, consultant, and author, has dedicated her life to global initiatives that serve the best instincts in all of us. Lynne Twist has raised hundreds of millions of dollars and trained thousands of fundraisers to be more effective in their work.

Lynne Twist has spent more than three decades working in positions of leadership with many global initiatives including: ending world hunger, protecting the world’s rainforests, empowering indigenous peoples, improving health, economic, and political conditions for women and children, advancing the scientific understanding of human consciousness, creating a sustainable future for all life.

An original staff member of The Hunger Project, an organization started in 1977 to end world hunger, Lynne Twist served as a leader of this global initiative for 20 years. During those years Lynne Twist created and managed the worldwide fundraising operation. As she traveled the world learning how to work in a multitude of different cultures, Lynne Twist developed profound wisdom about our relationship to money and the way it governs, dominates, and stresses our lives.

The compelling stories and insights gained from her experiences inspire Lynne Twist‘s keynotes and workshops, and are the foundation for her best selling, award winning book The Soul of Money.

Lynne Twist founded the Soul of Money Institute to express her commitment to supporting and empowering people in finding peace and sufficiency in their relationship with money and the money culture.