You are invited to meet distinguished guest Andrew Ho and hear him present on "Trends in Global Philanthropy."
What: Join us to meet distinguished guest - Andrew Ho
When: Monday, February 3
4:30-5:30 p.m. Introduction by Professor Gregory R. Witkowski
Meet and Greet: "Pursuing a Career in the World of Foundations, A Discussion"
6:00 p.m."Trends in Global Philanthropy" - main presentation
Where: University Library, Room 1126
755 West Michigan Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202
About Andrew Ho ( LinkedIn profile; Twitter @andyho)
Andrew Ho is Network Developer, Global Philanthropy at the Council on Foundations, a national association of charitable foundations, where he leads the Council's global outreach efforts through identifying, developing, and stewarding collaborative relationships with foundations and multisector stakeholders engaged in global philanthropy.
He has over ten years of experience in philanthropy as a consultant, strategic planner, marketing analyst, and researcher. Prior to the Council, Andrew spent time with the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders developing public-philanthropic partnerships, as a strategy consultant with TCC Group working with foundations, and in key positions with Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy (AAPIP), and The Urban Institute's Center on Nonprofits and Philanthropy. He began his career in corporate finance and consulting with Fortune 500 companies.
Andrew is a frequent speaker on philanthropy and has presented on topics such as global philanthropy trends and philanthropy in China. He is also author of "Asian-American Philanthropy: Expanding Knowledge, Increasing Possibilities," a paper presenting findings on the motivations and attitudes of Asian-Americans towards philanthropy, which was cited in The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, and the Sydney Morning Herald. He is also a contributing editor to Asian Philanthropy Forum, a blog promoting philanthropy in Asia, to Asia, and for Asia.
A former Independent Sector NGen Fellow, Andrew holds the Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy (CAP) designation, a B.S. from the University of Maryland, College Park, and an M.B.A. and M.P.P. from Georgetown University, where he was a Waldemar A. Nielsen Philanthropy Fellow.
Specialties: Global philanthropy trends and networks, philanthropy in Asia, next generation philanthropy, family philanthropy, Asian American philanthropy, social media tools, philanthropic research, strategic planning, giving circles.