Philadelphia, PA

Senior Vice President of Learning, Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia

The Organization

Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia is a growing membership organization that brings together nearly 120 philanthropic organizations from across Greater Philadelphia. Its mission is to strengthen philanthropy to create a vibrant, resilient, and equitable region. The Network is comprised of prominent national grantmakers, family foundations, community foundations, public charities, and giving circles. These members invest over $500 million annually in organizations and programs addressing education, economic opportunity, community development, arts and culture, the environment, and more.

Position Overview

A new President joined in Fall, 2022 and is charged with actualizing these values in the organization’s work and in the work of its members.  Philanthropy Network strives to meet the needs of its members by providing knowledge of the region, insight into different types of philanthropy, and community engagement. The Network further supports its members and their work by leveraging resources and working collaboratively on social issues.   By documenting processes, outcomes, and learning, the Philanthropy Network seeks to strengthen connections across the philanthropic, health, human services, economic, education, environmental, arts and culture, gender justice, policy, and other spheres throughout the region.  The annual SPARX Conference, communities of practice, member gatherings, learning cohorts, and a wealth of educational materials and programs are at the heart of the success of this learning organization.  The Network aims to influence funder practice across the Philadelphia region and beyond through these efforts.  Philanthropy Network continues to adapt to changing conditions to co-create and advance new societal possibilities.

The SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF LEARNING will build a comprehensive learning strategy for the Philanthropy Network and its members to advance a more inclusive and equitable way of practicing philanthropy.  The Senior Vice President of Learning will leverage the power of narrative and storytelling to engage members and enhance the impact of their giving.

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