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New CEO For Make-A-Wish

October 17, 2018       Mark Hrywna       105       0

Make-A-Wish America will have a leader in the new year.

Enright Picked To Head Council on Foundations

October 11, 2018       NPT Staff       105       0

Kathleen P. Enright is the new president and chief executive officer of the Council on Foundations in Arlington, Va. Enright will join the Council on Foundations after 17 years as president and chief executive officer of Grantmakers for Effective Organizations (GEO).

Feeding America Grabs New CEO From Walmart

September 26, 2018       Mark Hrywna       105       0

One of the nation’s largest nonprofits plucked its new chief executive officer (CEO) from one the largest corporations in the country. Claire Babineaux-Fontenot – most recently executive vice president and treasurer at Walmart – will become the new CEO of Feeding America, effective Oct. 1.

Planned Parenthood, NatGeo Get New Leadership

September 18, 2018       Mark Hrywna       105       0

For the first time in almost a half-century, a physician will lead Planned Parenthood while National Geographic Society turned to a board member and former longtime partner at Goldman Sachs to be its new CEO.

Bicyclist Dies During Fundraiser

September 10, 2018       The NonProfit Times       105       0

A political strategist who served as U.S. Sen. John McCain’s Connecticut state campaign manager during the 2000 Republican presidential primary died during a charity bicycle ride.

New President of The Surdna Foundation

September 2, 2018       The NonProfit Times       105       0

Don Chen is the new president of the Surdna Foundation in New York City. He most recently led the Just Cities and Regions team for the Ford Foundation. In that role, he worked on Ford’s approach to urban development strategies that reduce poverty, expand economic opportunities and advance sustainability in the U.S. and countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America.