New York Schedule

Pictured: The Highline train tracks prior to its transformation in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York City. Photo by Joel Sternfeld. 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15

Location: The home of Judy Goldstein

6:00 - 9:00pm Informal reunion dinner

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16

Location: Meet at Blue Bottle Coffee’s High Line Café – on the High Line above 15th Street. 

9:00 - 10:30am  Walk on the High Line

Coffee and discussion about research projects

Location: Humanity in Action’s offices within the Centre for Social Innovation (601 West 26th Street, Suite 325)

11:00am - 1:00pm  Roundtable Discussion on Senior Fellows’ Research: Philanthropy

Guests:

  • Susan Berresford (Former President, Ford Foundation)
  • Joan Shigekawa (Former Acting Chairman, National Endowment for the Arts)
  • Erica Kohl-Arenas (Assistant Professor of Nonprofit Management, The New School)

Senior Fellows presenting:

  • Alexandria “Zan” Margolis (Project/Program Manager, Alignment Healthcare)
  • Ryan Richards (Founder and CEO, Serve Smart)
  • Terin Mayer (Organizer and social movement strategist)

1:00 - 2:30pm  Lunch

2:30 - 4:30pm  Roundtable Discussion on Senior Fellows’ Research: Entrepreneurship and Community Development

Guests: 

  • Lynne Elizabeth (Director, New Village Press)
  • Perry Teicher (Impact Finance Fellow, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP)

Senior Fellows presenting:

  • Jasmine Burton (Founder, Wish for WASH, LLC)
  • Zachariah Falconer-Stout (Evaluation Associate, EnCompass, LLC)
  • Susannah Shattuck (Content Marketing Manager, Prezi) 

4:30 - 6:00pm  Break

Location: Antler Beer & Wine Dispensary (123 Allen St)

6:00pm Happy hour with Humanity in Action Senior Fellows 

Location: Gentleman Farmer (40 Rivington St)

7:30pm Dinner

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 17

Location: The New School (55 West 13th Street)

9:00am – 6:30pm  Fifth Annual Humanity in Action New York Conference

Note: See conference program for full agenda

Location: Bricco (304 West 56th Street)

7:00pm  Senior Fellow Reunion Dinner

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 18

Departure from New York