Funders Together Bulletin Masthead
October 2013
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Board of Directors
David Wertheimer  
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Seattle, Washington 
Leslie Strnisha |Vice-Chair|
Deborah Fung |Clerk|
Boston, Massachusetts
Joe Weisbord |Treasurer| 
New York, New York
Tom Nurmi |Secretary|
William S. Abell Foundation
Chevy Chase, Maryland 

Sonya Campion
Seattle, Washington 
Janice Elliott
Boston, Massachusetts
Nancy Frees Fountain
Houston, Texas
Katie Hong
Seattle, Washington

Barbara "Bobbie" Ibarra

Miami Coalition for the Homeless 

Miami, Florida


Bill Pitkin
Los Angeles, California
Debbie Reznick
Chicago, Illinois
Martha Toll
Washington, D.C.
Special Announcements

Funders Together can't go it alone, and we couldn't do what we do without you. Learn more about our Donors' Circles and learn about how you can help Funders Together.

Funders Together in Canada

At the Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness's first National Conference on Ending Homelessness, Anne Miskey speaks on the opportunities for a Canadian Funders Together and an exchange of best practices. Great things are happening north of the border around homelessness; more to come in our next issue. 

On Our Blog newsfunders

Our Members in the News

Homelessness in the News

Especially for Members



Peggy Gagen, Associate Director of Community Investment


United Way of Northern New Jersey

Jodi Miciak, Community Impact Manager


Mary Lou Pringle, Individual Philanthropist
Nurmi Family Foundation


Thank you to the
Miami Coalition for the Homeless for their generous grant in support of our work.

Tools & Resourcesresource
Take Part in Our

Newly-Launched Learning Series:

Places To Be
Ohio Grantmakers Forum: Philanthropy Forward Conference
November 12 - 14, 2013
Grantmakers for Effective Organizations (GEO)
Supporting Movements Conference
November 18 - 19, 2013
Visit our website's Events Calendar for up-to-date information, or recommend an event and we'll share it.  

End Homelessness
Through Funders Together, you can connect with other funders like you, share lessons learned and promising practices, and help build the movement to end homelessness in America. 
Funding an innovative project?  Looking to leverage funding? Have exciting news about your work in homelessness?
Editor | Bevin K. Shagoury