Development is not just about resource-poor countries becoming more materially developed. It's about all of us developing and learning - striving to understand how to create a world devoid of poverty and war.
Bellevue, WA (PRWEB) February 20, 2015
Mona Foundation, a non-profit organization that supports grassroots educational initiatives with a focus on girls and women around the world, is excited to announce LeAnne Moss as its new Executive Director.
Moss has more than 20 years of experience working for social change through the non-profit sector. She has served as the Executive Director for the Women’s Funding Alliance (WFA) for nearly 15 years, and she founded Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women (GROW) in Michigan. Recognized by the Puget Sound Business Journal as a Woman of Influence, she is a leader in the philanthropic and non-profit community.
Her non-profit organization development and fundraising expertise, combined with her unique ability to build relationships and coalitions, bridge diverse communities, and raise awareness allows her to guide organizations in achieving dramatic results.
As Executive Director of Mona Foundation, Moss will be responsible for supporting strategic growth. This growth will allow Mona Foundation to continue to expand and be an even greater force for social transformation through its support of grassroots educational projects around the world.
Moss believes that; “Development is not just about resource-poor countries becoming more materially developed. It’s about all of us developing and learning – striving to understand how to create a world devoid of poverty and war. Mona Foundation is dedicated to that quest and we are in a position to learn what’s working in diverse cultures and countries and make a big impact.”
About Mona Foundation: Mona Foundation is a Seattle-based non-profit organization that believes the most leveraged way to alleviate global poverty and build a better world is through universal education, gender equality, and helping to cultivate the potential of children for positive change in their communities. Founded in 1999, Mona Foundation has granted more than $7 million, impacting hundreds of thousands of children, women and their families. For more information about Mona Foundation and the projects it supports visit http://www.monafoundation.org.