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Raymond Offenheiser

President

Oxfam America

How large NPOs are still innovating, collaborating, and pivoting

Eric Braverman

CEO

Clinton Foundation

Dr. Helene Gayle

President & CEO

Care USA

Adrianna Logalbo

Director of Campaigns

1,000 Days

A focus on food is preventing the solving of hunger in America

Robert Egger

Founder & CEO

L.A. Kitchen

Jennifer Mclean

VP, Community Impact

City Harvest

Marianne Haver Hill

CEO

MEND

Jacob Lief

Co-Founder & CEO

Ubuntu Education Fund

Holistic vs. targeted approaches to education issues

Erin Ganju

Co-Founder & CEO

Room to Read

Kim Meredith

Executive Director

Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society

Shifting our mindsets from a charity model to a social investment model

Jim Gibbons

President & CEO

Goodwill Industries International

Dr. Barbara Van Dahlen

Founder & President

Give an Hour

Elizabeth Gore

Resident Entrepreneur

United Nations Foundation

Aleem Walji

Director

Innovation Labs, World Bank Institute

A global perspective on social progress

Lesley Bourns

Humanitarian Affairs Officer

United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

Craig McClure

Associate Director & Chief of HIV/AIDS Section

UNICEF

Game Changers

Sustainable & practical farming

Nikhil Arora

Co-Founder

Back to the Roots

Alejandro Velez

Co-Founder

Back to the Roots

Dylan Morris

Co-Founder

Integrated Plasmonics

Visualizing data in DC

Hyesook Chung

Executive Director

DC Action for Children

Matt Scott

Online Donations & Donor Engagement Coordinator

Team Rubicon

Jim Moriarty

CEO

Surfrider Foundation

Investing in prisoners is necessary for society

Catherine Hoke

Founder & CEO

Defy Ventures

Adam Garone

Co-Founder & CEO

Movember

Chris Himes

Senior VP, Operations

Salesforce Foundation

Josh Tetrick

Founder & CEO

Hampton Creek Foods

Heather Franzese

Director

Good World Solutions

Brian Fishman

Philanthropic Engineer

Palantir Technologies

Nancy Berglass

Principal

Berglass Community Investment Consulting

Katherine Kidder

Research Associate

Center for a New American Security

Jennifer Kimball

Assistant Director

Polaris Project

human trafficking can be solved with data

Bradley Myles

Executive Director & CEO

Polaris Project

PVBLIC Foundation Media Grant

PVBLIC Foundation will award one nominee a media grant in the amount of...winner & amount to be announced at the Collaborative!

Rachel Cohen Gerrol

Executive Director

PVBLIC Foundation

Nonprofit Candidate #1

TBA

Nonprofit Candidate #2

TBA

Nonprofit Candidate #3

TBA

Christian Pielow

Senior Online Marketing & Technology Officer

Action Against Hunger

Emily Dubin Field

Director of Development

City of Hope

Christopher M. Litster

Senior VP, Sales & Marketing

Constant Contact

Dan Lammot

President & Founding Partner

roundCorner

Mike Spear

Director of Business Development

StayClassy

Game Changers

Innovating for the patient

Nick Dougherty

Co-Founder

Verbal Care

Michael McDaniel

Founder & CEO

Reaction Housing

Google Glass & Disaster Relief

David Jones

Commanding Officer & Co-Founder

Rescue Global

Florian Schalliol

Fellowship Program Manager

CLASSY Awards

Anna Blue

Deputy Director

Girl Up

chief scientist behind Blackfish

Dr. Lori Marino

Executive Director

The Kimmela Center for Animal Advocacy

Gene Baur

President & Co-Founder

Farm Sanctuary

Applying the theory of collective impact to post-9/11 veterans

Col. David Sutherland

US Army (Ret.) & Chairman

Easter Seals Dixon Center for Military and Veterans Services

Anthony Hassan

Clinical Associate Professor & Director

USC CENTER FOR INNOVATION & RESEARCH ON VETERANS & MILITARY FAMILIES

Nancy Jamison

Executive Director

San Diego Grantmakers

Dana Dornsife

Founder & President

Lazarex Cancer Foundation

Chris Helfrich

Director

United Nations Foundation's Nothing but Nets Campaign

Adam Kolom

Managing Director

Cancer Research Institute Venture Fund

Scot Chisholm

Co-Founder & CEO

StayClassy &

CLASSY Awards

Pat Walsh

Co-Founder & CIO

StayClassy &

CLASSY Awards

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Fellows

Francesca Moree

Wesleyan University

Hanu Kunduru

AlphaBeta Labs

Ahtziri GonzÁlez

Oxfam Mexico

Alexander Chaitoff

University of Sheffield

Rebecca Naliaka

Meredith College

Akansh Murthy

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Emily NuÑez

US Army

Lindsey Nakonechny

University of Alberta

A Global Perspective on Social Progress

Lesley Bourns

Humanitarian Affairs Officer

United Nations Office for the

Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

Craig McClure

Associate Director & Chief of HIV/AIDS

UNICEF

Aleem Walji

Director

Innovation Labs, World Bank Institute

Pat Walsh

Co-Founder

CLASSY Awards

The Front Lines
of Social Change:
What to Do For Veterans

Nancy Berglass

Principal

Berglass Community Investment Consulting

Brian Fishman

Philanthropic Engineer

Palantir Technologies

Katherine Kidder

Research Associate

Center for a New American Security

Hunger in this country should have been solved x years ago

Robert Egger

Founder & President

L.A. Kitchen

Marianne Haver Hill

CEO

MEND

Adrianna Logalbo

Director of Campaigns

1,000 Days

Jennifer McLean

VP, Community Impact

City Harvest

Followed by Game Changers

Nikhil Arora

Co-Founder

Back to the Roots

Alejandro Velez

Co-Founder

Back to the Roots

How Funding Collaborative
Projects Can Fuel Social Progress

Thomas Meyer

Program Manager, Veterans Services

Philanthropy Roundtable

Dr. Barbara Van Dahlen

Founder & President

Give an Hour

Increasing Life Expectancy with the Treatment Ecosystem
of the Future

Dana Dornsife

Founder & President

Lazarex Cancer Foundation

Chris Helfrich

Director

United Nations Foundation's Nothing but Nets Campaign

Adam Kolom

Managing Director

Cancer Research Institute Venture Fund

Followed by Game Changers

Nick Dougherty

Co-Founder

Verbal Care

Dr. Matt Huentelman

Associate Professor

TGEN, The Mindcrowd Project

Game Changers

David Jones

Commanding Officer & Co-Founder

Rescue Global

Michael McDaniel

Founder & CEO

Reaction Housing

Dylan Morris

Co-Founder

Integrated Plasmonics

Why Blackfish Works: Applying Science to Advocacy

Gene Baur

President & Co-Founder

Farm Sanctuary

Dr. Lori Marino

Executive Director

The Kimmela Center for Animal Advocacy

Applying the Theory of Collective Impact to the Veterans Sector

Anthony Hassan

Clinical Associate Professor & Director

USC CENTER FOR INNOVATION & RESEARCH ON VETERANS & MILITARY FAMILIes

Nancy Jamison

Executive Director

San Diego Grantmakers

Col. David Sutherland

US Army (Ret.) & Chairman

Easter Seals Dixon Center for Military and Veterans Services

The Tangible Effects of Climate Change

Jim Moriarty

CEO

Surfrider Foundation

Targeted vs. Holistic Approaches to Addressing
Education Issues

Scott Beale

Founder & CEO

Atlas Corps

Erin Ganju

Co-Founder & CEO

Room to Read

Jacob Lief

Co-Founder & CEO

Ubuntu Education Fund

How a New Generation of Leaders is Disrupting the Corporate Paradigm

Scot Chisholm

Co-Founder & CEO

StayClassy

Adam Garone

Co-Founder & CEO

Movember

Chris Himes

Senior VP, Operations

Salesforce Foundation

Josh Tetrick

Founder & CEO

Hampton Creek Foods

Shifting Our Mindset from a Charity Model
to a Social Investment Model

Jim Gibbons

President & CEO

Goodwill Industries International

Kim Meredith

Executive Director

Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society

Galvanizing the Next Generation of Global Advocates

Anna Blue

Deputy Director

Girl Up

Florian Schalliol

Fellowship Program Manager

CLASSY Awards

How We're Funding the Next Generation of Disaster Relief

Matt Scott

Online Donations & Donor Engagement Coordinator

Team Rubicon

How Large NGOs Continue to Innovate, Collaborate, Pivot & Scale

Eric Braverman

CEO

Clinton Foundation

Dr. Helene Gayle

President & CEO

CARE USA

Raymond Offenheiser

President

Oxfam America

The Power of Mobile for Real-Time Supply Chain Transparency

Heather Franzese

Director

Good World Solutions

Investing in the Formerly Incarcerated: America's Greatest Underdogs

Catherine Hoke

Founder & CEO

Defy Ventures

Mapping Education Outcomes & the Well-Being of Children in DC

Hyesook Chung

Executive Director

DC Action for Children

PVBLIC Foundation
Media Grant

Rachel Cohen Gerrol

Executive Director

PVBLIC Foundation

Non-Profit Candidate #1

TBA

Non-Profit Candidate #2

TBA

Non-Profit Candidate #3

TBA

Technology &
the Future of
Fundraising

Emily Dubin Field

Director of Development

City of Hope

Dan Lammot

President & Founding Partner

Roundcorner

Christopher M. Litster

Senior VP, Sales & Marketing

Constant Contact

Christian Pielow

Senior Online Marketing & Technology Officer

Action Against Hunger

Mike Spear

Director of Business Development

StayClassy

Leveraging Technology to Combat Human Trafficking

Brian Fishman

Philanthropic Engineer

Palantir Technologies

Bradley Myles

Executive Director & CEO

Polaris Project

Jennifer Kimball

Assistant Director

Polaris Project

Global Leaders & Experts

Top Nonprofits & Social Enterprises

Emerging Ideas & Technologies

Together

For one amazing weekend.

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Friday, May 2, 2014

Collaborative Day 1
After Party to follow!
  • Balboa Park
  • 8:00A - 6:00P
  • Casual (jeans okay!)

Saturday, May 3, 2014

Collaborative Day 2
  • Port Pavilion on Broadway Pier
  • 8:00A - 2:00P
  • Casual (jeans okay!)
Followed by the CLASSY Awards Ceremony

Collaborative group at table
Discovery
Collaborative attendee listening
New Perspectives
Collaborative lounge area
Emerging Trends