The Challenge of Health Philanthropy: A Conversation with Patty Stonesifer
Monday, November 5, 2007 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
at IUPUI, University Place Conference Center and Hotel
Auditorium, 850 W. Michigan St., Indianapolis, IN 46202

Patty Stonesifer
Event Format:
Lecture, Q & A Session
Adult of all ages, Seniors, Young adults (18-40)
Patty Stonesifer

Event Description:

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the world’s largest philanthropic institution, believes that every life has equal value. Its work has reduced inequities and improved lives around the globe. Indianapolis native Patty Stonesifer, CEO of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the 2007 Constance M. Baker and Robert S. Ort Lecturer in International Healthcare Philanthropy at Indiana University, will join Diana Aviv, president and CEO of Independent Sector, in discussing how philanthropy can transform health care in surprising ways. Discover how efforts in our local community can effect change around the world. Q&A will follow. Admission is free; pre-register by October 26. Presented by the Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University and Spirit & Place.


Questions? Call 317-278-8946 or e-mail


Patty Stonesifer will also join Bernice Johnson Reagon, scholar, composer, and founder of Sweet Honey in the Rock, and Nathan Dungan, author and founder of Share Save Spend, in the Spirit & Place Public Conversation on November 4 at Clowes Memorial Hall, Butler University.