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Getting to Know Your Local Landscape - An Informational Breakfast with AGM and EPIP (9/27/2017)

September 27th, 2017
8:30AM to 9:30AM
Associated Grant Makers, 133 Federal Street, Suite 802, Boston, MA
Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor
Event type:
Best practices
Member fee:
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New to your role in your foundation or grant making organization?  Or new to the Greater Boston Area?  Then please join Associated Grant Makers (AGM) and Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy (EPIP) for an informational and conversational breakfast meeting.

The morning will include an overview and context of our region's philanthropy, AGM and EPIP's role and how we can be of service in your position, and an opportunity to surface questions and build relationships with fellow grantmakers and funders.

Hosted by Jeff Poulos, Executive Director of Associated Grant Makers and featuring special guests Klare Shaw and Mary Phillips.








Featured Guests:

Klare Shaw is currently the Director of Programs for the Liberty Mutual Foundation. Prior to this position, Shaw was the Executive Director of the Office of Expanded Learning, Advancement and Partnerships at The Boston Public Schools. Shaw brings expertise from her various Director-level roles in the nonprofit arena and community experiences with Action for Boston Community Development, the Boston Children’s Museum, and the YWCA-Aswalos House. She is the proud parent of two adult offspring, and is the doting grandmother of a BPS student.




Mary Phillips is a founding director and President of GMA Foundations. She leads consulting services at GMA, specializing in program design and assessment, planning for transitions, training, retreat planning and facilitation, foundation start-up services, and foundation management. Mary was a long-time board member and past chair of Associated Grant Makers. She has presented, facilitated and written for the Council on Foundations, the Association of Small Foundations, Exponent Philanthropy, and the National Center for Family Philanthropy. Mary is a founding member of the National Network of Consultants to Grantmakers.




Registration type: 
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