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


Mariko Dodson

Boston Mobilization
Mariko Dodson grew up in Boston and is proud to call both New England and Southern California home. As a 4th generation (Yonsei) Japanese American, Mariko feels pulled to the intersection of her multiracial heritages. She holds a B.A. in Sociology from Occidental College, and her true passion lies in community organizing. She currently works as Program Coordinator at Boston Mobilization where she creates, with teens, grassroots leadership for social change. Popular education, community building, home-cooked foods, and song are some of her favorite tools in the struggle for liberation.

My Speakers Sessions

Sunday, November 20

1:45pm EST