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IN MEMORIAM: CHRIS HERRON (1976-2017)

Posted by Admin on Apr 27, 2017 2:45:17 PM


The New Profit community mourns the loss of our dear friend and colleague, Chris Herron, who passed away after a courageous battle with cancer on March 12, 2017. Chris' passion for social justice, his generous, collaborative spirit, and his sharp intellect and sense of humor were evident in all the work he did and the life he led. In his own, quiet way, he touched so many of us and left an enduring mark on our community.

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Tags: Chris Herron, JESÚS GERENA, Kelly Cutler, Kevin Greer, Lisa Taylor, Amplify Blog, Diana McLain Smith, Eliza Greenberg, Elizabeth Riker, Family Independence Initiative, FII, George Overholser, New Profit Staff, Third Sector Capital Partners

Faces of New Profit: Yordanos Eyoel

Posted by Admin on Mar 15, 2017 2:29:24 PM


What is Faces of New Profit? It’s a spotlight on members of the New Profit community, why they do what they do, and who they are. This week, we talk to Yordanos Eyoel...

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Tags: Homegoing, Isabel Allende, Jeezy, Oprah, President Barack Obama, Reimagine School Systems, A Tribe Called Quest, Africa, Americanah, Amplify Blog, Coming to America, Criminal Justice Reform, Cutting for Stone, DOPE, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, New Profit Staff, Sampha, Systemic Problems, The Count of Monte Cristo, the Weeknd, Yordanos Eyoel, Zella Day

Faces of New Profit: Sheeren Bellinghausen

Posted by Admin on Jan 25, 2017 12:20:22 PM


What is Faces of New Profit? It’s a spotlight on members of the New Profit community, why they do what they do, and who they are. This week, we talk to Sheeren Bellinghausen...

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Tags: Annie Hall, Baton Rouge, Boys and Girls Club, Bye Bye Birdie, Foo Fighters, Hamilton, John Williams, Louisiana, Metropolis, Newsies, Paul Simon, Randy Newman, Sheeren Bellinghausen, Tennessee, AmeriCorps, Amplify Blog, Atticus Ross, Beach Boys, City Year, David Carr, Hans Zimmer, Learn to Earn, New Profit Staff, Swiss Army Man, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Talking Heads, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Rob, The Beautiful Struggle, The Dave Brubeck Quartet, The Great Gatsby, The Knick, The Night of the Gun, Trent Reznor, West Side Story

Faces of New Profit: Nicole Truhe

Posted by Admin on Jan 19, 2017 1:13:16 PM


What is Faces of New Profit? It’s a spotlight on members of the New Profit community, why they do what they do, and who they are. This week, we talk to Nicole Truhe...

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Tags: Billy Joel, Bruce Springsteen, Catcher in the Rye, government, Italy, Nicole Truhe, Policy Advocacy, Sign Language, Skydiving, America Forward Coalition, Amplify Blog, DC, Eleanor Roosevelt, Fleetwood Mac, New Jersey, New Profit Staff, Systems Change Work

Deloitte’s Canning Joins New Profit Board, Magee and Brown join as Senior Staff

Posted by Admin on Dec 15, 2016 9:40:36 AM


December 15, 2016 (Boston): New Profit, a pioneering venture philanthropy organization working to break down barriers to opportunity in America, is excited to announce three great additions to our community: Michael Canning, Ian Magee, and Trevor Brown.

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Tags: announcements, Board of Directors, Boston Celebrity Series, Cambridge University, CFO, Chicago, Chief Financial Officer, healthcare, Ian Magee, Kathryn Price, LSHC, Mike Canning, Northern Ireland, Personalized Learning, Science Fiction, The FB Heron Foundation, Amplify Blog, Deloitte, Deloitte Consulting LLP, Life Sciences and Healthcare, Monitor Group, New Profit Staff, Trevor Brown

Faces of New Profit: Eliza Greenberg

Posted by Sarah Duarte on Oct 27, 2016 1:22:36 PM


What is Faces of New Profit? It’s a spotlight on members of the New Profit community, why they do what they do, and who they are. This week, we talk to Eliza Greenberg

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Tags: A Christmas Story, Boston, Cesar Chavez, Homeless, Hunger and Homeless Agency, Kelly Cutler, Mayor Menino, New Profit Innovation Fund, New York City, Pessimist, Amplify Blog, Eliza Greenberg, Faces of New Profit, New Profit Staff, Social Justice, Studs Terkel, Vanessa Kirsch

New Profit Welcomes Noted Education Entrepreneur Abigail Seldin as Partner

Posted by Admin on Oct 18, 2016 10:57:54 AM


October 18, 2016 (Boston): Abigail Seldin, a nationally recognized post-secondary education entrepreneur and expert, has joined New Profit, the pioneering Boston-based venture philanthropy fund, as a Partner. In that capacity, she will primarily support New Profit’s Learn to Earn Fund, which seeks to close the career-readiness gap for low-income students.

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Tags: announcements, ECMC Group, Forbes, Innovation Lab, J.B. Schramm, Learn to Earn Fund, Rhodes Scholar, Secretary John King, Summa Cum Laude, 30 under 30, Abigail Seldin, Amplify Blog, Anthropology, College Abacus, LTE, New Profit Staff, University of Pennsylvania

Faces of New Profit: Meghan Gannon

Posted by Admin on Oct 5, 2016 4:11:11 PM




What is Faces of New Profit? It’s a spotlight on members of the New Profit community, why they do what they do, and who they are. This week, we talk to Meghan Gannon...

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Tags: Blondie, LCD Soundsystem, Led Zeppelin, Meghan Gannon, public speaking, Shake the Dust, #AdvanceEquity, Amplify Blog, Anis Mojgani, Communications, Margaret Atwood, New Profit Staff, Social Sector, Sticky Fingers, Vulfpeck, zorbing

Faces of New Profit: Elizabeth "Lizzie" Kaplan

Posted by Sarah Duarte on Sep 29, 2016 11:19:43 AM




What is Faces of New Profit? It’s a spotlight on members of the New Profit community, why they do what they do, and who they are. This week, we talk to Lizzie Kaplan...

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Tags: James Taylor, John Legend, Lizzie Kaplan, Mount Kilimanjaro, Stevie Nicks, Amplify Blog, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Elizabeth Kaplan, Mount Rainier, New Profit Staff, Special Projects Associate, Team VK, Vanessa Kirsch, Zadie Smith

Faces of New Profit: Molly O'Donnell

Posted by Sarah Duarte on Aug 31, 2016 10:44:31 AM




What is Faces of New Profit? It’s a spotlight on members of the New Profit community, why they do what they do, and who they are. This week, we talk to Molly O'Donnell...

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Tags: Al Green, Croatia, Derek Trucks, Ghana, Grace Potter, Harry Potter, Martha Reeves, Molly O'Donnell, Otis Redding, Reimagine Learning Focus Fund, RL, Robert Cray, The Temptations, Alice Walker, Americanah, Amplify Blog, Anne of Green Gables, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Colombia, Cuba, Gilbert Blythe, Lake Champlain, Motown, New Orleans, New Profit Staff, Spanish