Esposito, Virginia video interview and transcript

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Esposito, Virginia video interview and transcript

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Virginia Esposito (Ginny) is the Founding President of the National Center for Family Philanthropy. She discusses her early life, education, and work as teacher and administrator at the Council on Foundations, and CEO of the National Center for Family Philanthropy. She also discusses meeting inspiring international leaders, experiences with her mentor Paul Ylvisaker, the origins and development of the National Center, regional associations of grantmakers, and the Grand Rapids philanthropic community. She shares discoveries from hundreds of her interviews with families about family foundation transition, the economic issues of payout and perpetuity, and the challenges and feelings of responsibility and joy of foundation giving.

Coverage

2/18/2010

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Publisher

Grand Valley State University. University Libraries. Special Collections & University Archives

Contributor

Smither, James
Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership, Michigan Philanthropy Oral History Project

Relation

Johnson Center for Philanthropy Archives

Identifier

JCPA-08_EspositoV

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video/mp4
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Moving Image
Text

Language

eng

Date

8/30/2017

Citation

Esposito, Virginia, “Esposito, Virginia video interview and transcript,” Digital Collections, accessed October 20, 2018, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/26227.
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