New York Chapter

EPIP New York provides programming and leadership opportunities for new and seasoned professionals working in the New York metropolitan area. Committed to contributing to a multigenerational and effective field of philanthropy that supports social change, EPIP NY works to respond to the needs of its membership through content-based and networking events.

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EPIP NYC Steering Committee

Gabby Dizon, Rockefeller Philanthropic Advisors [Co-Chair]
Nichole Martini, Martini-Agostino Associates [Co-Chair]

Liz Alsina, Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Juan Sebastian Arias, Living Cities, Inc.
Ashley Bowden, Cool Culture
Laura Cantekin, Surdna Foundation
Betsy Edasery, TCC Group
Sadia Kalam, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation [Treasurer]
Alexis King, Open Society Foundations
Serwah Kufuor, Educational Alliance
Katja Kurz, Cultural Vistas
Jaclyn Le, The Wallace Foundation
Sarah Martin, American Express Philanthropic Program
Kayla Ny, Confluence Philanthropy [Networking & Partnerships]
Shin Otake, Surdna Foundation
Stephanie Ramirez-Burnett, Open Society Foundations
Emerson Soto, Gbowee Peace Foundation, U.S.A.
Dustin Sposato, Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors [Communications]
Rebecca Wisotsky, Funders for LGBTQ Issues
Rachael Young, Mertz-Gilmore Foundation

  1. Job Opportunities

    Streetside Stories is currently hiring a Development Manager East Bay Community Foundation is currently hiring a Director of Donor Servicing and Administrative Support

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  2. 2012 EPIP National Conference – February 1 Early Bird Registration Deadline

    At this point, we hope our members and readers are gearing up for the 2012 EPIP National Conference in Los Angeles. The conference promises to be 3 days of learning, networking, and fun with peers in philanthropy and other leaders in the field. So, register before February 1 in time for the early bird registration deadline through the conference website.

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  3. Upcoming Event: New Year Celebration and 2012 Kick-Off

    JOIN US for EPIP Bay Area Chapter’s NEW YEAR CELEBRATION AND 2012 KICK-OFF Thursday, January 19th 5:30 – 8:00 p.m. Location: Jillian’s Billiards @ the Metreon 101 Fourth Street, Suite 1070 (2 blocks from Powell St BART) * Please note, because of Metreon construction, enter at Fourth St entrance. Upon arrival, ask hostess to  direct you to the “Private Billiard...

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  4. The NYC Venture Philanthropy Fund Annual Introductory & Membership Kickoff

    On Wednesday, November 30th NYCVPF will host its annual membership kickoff event. NYC Venture Philanthropy Fund (VPF) is a giving circle of individuals who invest in social entrepreneurs focused on tackling persistent social and economic problems in New York City. 6:30 to 8:30 PM Wooly in the Woolworth Building 11 Barclay Street between Broadway and Church Meet engaged and like-minded...

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New York Chapter Events