This amazing event for youth philanthropists ages 12-21 and the adults who support them from across the Northeast, was held at Brandeis University, just west of Boston in Waltham, MA. Youth philanthropists were able to share their practices in giving and grantmaking, learn together with sessions built for youth and adults, and have fun! 200 attendess from 20 different organizations attended this event.

Check out the amazing schedule that was planned for this event with presenters of all ages from across the region and the nation! Questions? Email Katherine@youthphilanthropyconnect.org

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Katie Scott

National Center for Family Philanthropy
Program Director
Takoma Park, MD
Katie Scott is the Program Director at the National Center for Family Philanthropy (NCFP). In her role, Katie manages NCFP Peer Networks and our Community Foundations Family Philanthropy Network. She connects the NCFP community to resources, tools, and peers. She also supports and helps design sessions and aspects of all signature NCFP workshops and training programs.

With more than two decades of experience, Katie has served the field of philanthropy within community foundations and a family foundation. She has worked in organizational effectiveness, youth philanthropy and next gen, capacity building, and programming. Katie has masters degrees in philanthropy and nonprofit management from Indiana University’s SPEA & Lilly Family School and a B.A. from Wittenberg University. Katie is originally from Illinois and lives with her husband and sons in Maryland.