Can We Make Poverty History? The Role of Philanthropy with Adele Simmons

On September 10th, 2007, the Mortara Center partnered with USAID, SID, and DAI to welcome Adele Simmons, former president of the MacArthur Foundation and current president of the Global Philanthropy Partnership. Simmons’s presentation, titled “Can We Make Poverty History? The Role of Philanthropy”, discussed the importance of civil society and social entrepreneurs who are well suited to make an impact on poverty reduction.