Women's Philanthropy Summit

Invest in the Future of Women at Fordham

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Monday, November 6, 2017 | 8:15 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Costantino Room | Fordham Law School
Lincoln Center Campus | New York City

Join Joseph M. McShane, S.J., President of Fordham University, along with alumnae, faculty, administrators, and other Fordham community members as we come together for a half day of community building, networking, and philanthropy.

Registration Fee: $50

Topics and Themes

We will also discuss:

  • Female leadership and mentorship
  • The power of female philanthropy and giving circles
  • How we can better support scholarships for current Fordham women
  • How Fordham can better serve its alumnae
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8:15 a.m. Doors Open
Continental Breakfast and Networking

9 a.m. Program Begins
Welcome from Martha Hirst, CFO, Fordham University

Welcome from Joseph M. McShane, S.J., President, Fordham University

Alumnae Speakers: Mary Barneby, GABELLI ’80, Mary Lou Quinlan, GABELLI ’82, and Susan Conley Salice, FCRH ’82

Engagement sessions with Fordham's deans, career services professionals, mentors, and more

12 p.m. Celebratory Luncheon

Celebration of pioneering Fordham alumnae philanthropists

1:30 p.m. Event Concludes

1:45 p.m. Wine Tasting
Led by Gabriella Macari, GABELLI ’09, Macari Vineyards

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Most of all, we want to build a community of Fordham women who can come together as global citizens who think critically, act ethically, and serve responsibly—all in the spirit of the Fordham tradition.

Join a group of powerful women committed to change. Come create, collaborate, and commit to Fordham in a new and exciting way.

If you have any questions, please contact:
Annelice Morales
Assistant Director of Development, Gabelli School of Business