October 28-29, 2021
Boston, Massachusetts

About the Symposium

October 28-29, 2021
Boston, Massachusetts

Building on the success of the first Innovations in International Philanthropy Symposium held in September 2018, New England International Donors (NEID) and The Philanthropic Initiative’s Center for Global Philanthropy are pleased to announce that the second Innovations in International Philanthropy Symposium will be held on October 28-29, 2021. We will bring together donors, foundations, companies, and investors who are currently or would like to be actively engaged in international philanthropy to propel forward the capacity and impact of globally minded work. The 2021 Symposium will support the growth of strategic and collaborative international philanthropy by offering participants the opportunity to explore trends in philanthropy, gain practical skills and knowledge to increase the levels and impact of their giving across borders, learn from peers, and network with funders actively engaged in supporting international development efforts.

Read our blog, "Fueling a Revolution on International Change: Individual and Family Philanthropists"


Bringing together internationally oriented philanthropists, investors, funders, and companies to connect, inspire, and learn from each other.

2021 Speakers & Workshop Leaders

Maggi Alexander
Partner and Director of TPI's Center for Global Philanthropy
Ruth Rhoads Allen
Ina Breuer
Executive Director, New England International Donors
Katie Bunten-Wamaru
Program Partner, Imago Dei Fund
Stephanie Dodson Cornell
Michael Delaney
Melanie Greenberg
Tom Hart
Robert Lehman
Solomé Lemma
Kumi Naidoo
Pierre Noel
Charlotte Pera
Sayra Pinto
Ellen Remmer
Senior Partner, The Philanthropic Initiative
Natasha Ridge
Doug Rutzen
Nageeb Sumar
Negar Tayyar
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2021 Sponsors

Premiere Sponsors

Supporting Sponsors


2021 Advisory Committee

Benjamin Bellegy
Elaine Martyn
David Biemesderfer
Executive Director, New England International Donors
Ana Marie Argilagos
Paul Grogan
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