W&GF - On Passion, Purpose and Outcomes in Philanthropy, May 10, 2012
May 10, 2012
12:00 - 2:00 pm
6 East 44th Street NYC
Brought to you by Wealth & Giving Forum and Hillview Capital Advisors, LLC.
The panelists will be comprised of nationally recognized philanthropists who will share their personal giving experiences and insights about achieving results:
- Angelica Berrie, President of the Russel Berrie Foundation, who was instrumental in establishing the Pope John Paul II Center for Interreligious Studies at the Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas in Rome. Angelica was the recipient of the Institute of International Education's Women's Global Leadership Award in 2011, and co-author of the recently published book A Passion for Giving.
- Ronald Bruder, Jewish-American Entrepreneur and founder of the Education for Employment (EFE), which hosts programs that teach Middle Eastern youth basic workplace skills. The EFE Network is comprised of affiliates in Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, Palestine, Tunisia and Yemen, with sister support organizations in Spain and the U.S. In 2011 Bruder was named on the TIME 100 list of the 100 most influential people in the world.
- Richard Jay, President of the Board of The Child Center of New York, an organization that helps 17,000 at-risk-youth succeed in life. He is a successful entrepreneur and former Chairman of Display Technologies.
- Glen Whitney, former hedge fund manager at Renaissance Technologies and Founder of the Museum for Math in New York. He was featured in Barron's "Five Fascinating Philanthropists" cover story, December 5, 2011.
This event is designed to foster and exchange of ideas and practices among those with the capacity to make philanthropic investments. Interactive discussion will be welcomed and encouraged. Space is limited and offered on a first-come basis. To reserve your seat now, e-mail Roxanne Ozoude at firstname.lastname@example.org