A champion of bringing people, charitable resources and ideas together to spark positive community change, Sandra Vargas served as President and CEO of The Minneapolis Foundation from 2007 to 2016. She has recently retired from that position and has been appointed as a Senior Executive Leadership Fellow with the Hubert Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota.
Browse the latest IU Lilly Family School of Philanthropy events and connect with other donors, nonprofit professionals, and students in the nonprofit sector. We offer a wide variety of events, convening participants to:
- Absorb and discuss the school’s latest research and commentary on philanthropy, fundraising, and nonprofit management
- Connect with students and faculty members from our academic programs in the field of philanthropic studies and other related disciplines
- Explore how giving and fundraising strengthen philanthropy and improve its practice