EPIP DC Co-Chairs, Kelly Trop and Tyler Nickerson, share reflections on the chapter's work this year and how it fits into the larger landscape.Read more
A message from Kelly Trop & Tyler Nickerson.
"We find ourselves in this political moment with more questions than answers. Our strategies need evaluation. Our policy goals need readjustment. The constituencies we support are more vulnerable than before. Many of us were already moving against the grain towards a more just and equitable society, and the path just got a lot tougher.
In many ways, the election cemented what we already knew: local actions and community are more important than ever to achieving deep impact. Local philanthropies’ working together, as a DMV Region, will be even more critical and necessary. As a local sector, we must continue to find ways to move from independence to inter-dependence." [...Read more...]
Tony Bowen, Director, Grants Management and Operations, Democracy Fund as interviewed by Tom DiGenno, EPIP-DC Chapter Leader. Learn more about Tony, his work, his time with EPIP and some fun facts.Read more
Storme Gray, Professional Development Program Associate, Council on Foundations
Interviewed by Alison McNeil, May 31, 2016Read more
On June 16, 2016, EPIP DC members and friends gathered at Grantmakers for Effective Organizations (GEO) to participate in the June Breakfast Club: “Partnering for Capacity Building.”Read more
Marlene Corrado, Manager Development & Marketing, National Center for Family Philanthropy
Interviewed by Alison McNeil, May 24, 2016
EPIP DC Member Spotlight: Melody Fitzgerald, Executive Assistant to the President, Meyer FoundationRead more
We're seeking leaders to serve on EPIP DC's steering committee beginning January 2016. The EPIP national network and its Washington D.C. chapter (EPIP DC) are at an exciting moment in their evolution. We're looking for motivated persons who are committed to the mission of EPIP and who are passionate about developing and supporting the emerging leaders of DC. If you are interested in joining us, please follow the instructions on the EPIP DC Steering Committee Application. Applications are due by 5 pm on Friday, November 6. If you have any questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org.Read more