Helene D. Gayle has been president and CEO of The Chicago Community Trust, one of the nation’s oldest and largest community foundations, since October 2017. Under her leadership, the Trust has adopted a new strategic focus on closing the racial and ethnic wealth gap in the Chicago region.
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