Meeting / Luncheon
Thursday, April 24, 2014
White Memorial Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA
11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Speaker:  Fred Ali , President and CEO,Weingart Foundation
Topic: “Challenges and Opportunities in the Southern California Nonprofit and Philanthropic Community”

Presentation by Fred J. Ali, President and CEO, Weingart Foundation

Fred Ali

Fred J. Ali is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Weingart Foundation, a private foundation that supports nonprofit organizations in more effectively addressing the needs of low-income and underserved individuals and communities in Southern California. Prior to his appointment to the Foundation in 1999, Fred held senior leadership positions with non-profit organizations, educational institutions, and government agencies.

Fred currently chairs the Board of Advisors for the Center on Philanthropy and Public Policy at the Price School of Public Policy, University of Southern California. He sits on the boards of the California Association of Nonprofits, the Child Welfare Initiative, and Grantmakers for Effective Organizations. Fred also serves as a Senior Fellow at the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs. He is a frequent a speaker on issues and trends affecting nonprofit and philanthropic organizations.

Talking Points:

  • The Weingart Foundation’s Current Planning Assumptions
  • Assessing and Strengthening Nonprofit Effectiveness
  • Call to Action