Grantmaking as a Career? One Grantmaker's Personal Experience, with Alexa Aviles, The Scherman Foundation

Tuesday, October 2, 2012 -
3:15pm to 5:00pm EDT
Philanthropy New York, 79 Fifth Ave., 4th floor, NYC
Philanthropy New York, 79 Fifth Ave., 4th floor, NYC
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Learn about the field of philanthropy from one grantmaker's personal perspective. Philanthropy New York members who receive requests for informational interviews from jobseekers may refer those individuals to us for this session.


  • The advantages and disadvantages of a career in grantmaking
  • A realistic picture of the number of jobs available in the field at a given time
  • How grantmaking is rarely a first profession
  • Nonprofit sector jobs other than that of program officer

This session will not include

  • specific job leads
  • referrals
  • individual interviews with grantmakers contacts within the field
A Philanthropy New York Member Service.



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Individuals interested in learning about careers in the field of philanthropy.
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