2012 Assets Learning Conference

Asset Funders Network Dialog with Funders: Taking Risks and Advancing Innovation

September 20, 2012  9:30 am - 10:45 am

Room: Washington 1

The Dialog with Funders session will provide participants with information about how leading grant makers are thinking about advancing innovation in the asset-building field. Panelists representing a diverse set of asset-building strategies will share their experiences and perspectives about taking calculated risks to accelerate innovation in the field. Participants will have a candid dialog about learnings from both successes and failures.


  • Brandee McHale, Citi Foundation
  • K. Sujata, Chicago Foundation for Women
  • Tamitha Walker-McKinnis, Kresge Foundation
  • Amanda Feinstein, Walter and Elise Haas Fund (Moderator)
 This session is sponsored by the Assets Funders Network.

Read recaps of "Asset Funders Network Dialogue" from Devin Thompson and Jason Zahorchak.